By Robert Nayeja MANA
Malawi President, Dr Lazarus Chakwera on Thursday morning, left Dar es Salaam, Tanzania where he attended Africa Heads of State Human Capital Summit.
Minister of State in Tanzania, Saaada Mkuya Salum, Malawi High Commissioner to the United Republic of Tanzania, Andrew Kumwenda, Tanzanian High Commissioner to Malawi Agnes Richard Kayola and Malawi’s Defense advisor at Malawi High Commission, Colonel Orton Msukwa saw off the President at the airport.
During the summit the president also held diplomatic and developmental meetings.
The Africa Human Capital Heads of State Summit comes in response to engagements with government focal points on the need to draw attention to the role of human capital in economic growth.
The Summit waws held from 25th to 26th July, 2023 at the Julius Nyerere International Convention Centre (JNICC) under the theme, “linking investments in human capital to economic growth and harnessing the demographic dividend, by addressing learning poverty and the skills gap for youth and women.”