APM Opens Tobacco Market

President Professor Peter Mutharika will on Monday open auction floors at Kanengo in Lilongwe marking the beginning of this year’s tobacco sales.

A statement from the Office of the President and Cabinet signed by Chief Secretary Lloyd Muhara says the function start at 10 am.

Mutharika will inspect already auctioned tobacco before witnessing the actual auctioning the other tobacco.

He will then depart Auxtion Holding Limited for official inauguration of new Tobacco Control Commission head office building before going to address a rally at AHL ground.

One Response to "APM Opens Tobacco Market"

  1. #DzukaniAmalawi   April 9, 2018 at 6:32 pm

    Does the president know that tobacco farming is a dying elephant globally. The price of tobacco is crashing and will continue the trend going forward. The global anti-smoking lobby group is winning the battle supported by WHO. The reasonable thing the president can do is to encourage diversification to tourism. Writing is on the wall for tobacco.


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