Parliament is expected to endorse Justice Anastasia Msosa to become the Chief Justice. The confirmation will be done in a secret vote. If she is confirmed, Justice Msosa will be the first woman to become a Chief Justice in the history of country. Speaker of the national assembly announced the appointment of Justice Msosa during communication before commencement of business in the house. Justice Msosa’s appointment has come after former Chief Justice Lovemore Munlo retired before the expiry of his contract. She twice served as the Chairperson of the Malawi Electoral Commission.