State Vice President, Right Honourable Everton Herbert Chimulirenji has called on Malawians to learn from the life of John Chilembwe describing him as a symbol of hard work.
The Vice President was speaking at Providence Industrial Mission (PIM) in Chiradzulu during 2020’s John Chilembwe Memorial Worship Service.
Right Honourable Chimulirenji said that Chilembwe wanted Malawians to work hard in order to improve their lives. He added that Chilembwe was a peace maker because he was a patriot who loved his country.
In Honour of Chilembwe - Vice President and spouse on their way to lay their wreaths
The Vice President said that Chilembwe was also a man of integrity who had ‘umunthu’ and wished everyone well hence Malawians have to cerebrate Reverend John Chilembwe in the spirit of patriotism, integrity and hardwork. These are the three pillars His Excellency Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has always urged Malawians to follow.
“We need to be concerned that we are losing our integrity or umunthu, we have more lessons to learn from Reverend John Chilembwe” the Vice President was quoted.
The Vice President who represented His Excellency Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika read scriptures from the book of Mathew 5: 3-11.
The John Chilembwe Memorial Service of worship for 2020 was held under the theme ‘Blessed are the Peace Makers’.