DPP Member of Parliament Agness Penemulungu dumps DPP and opts to seat on government benches. The member came in a lime light in 2012 when President Muntharika died.
According to Bingu’s death report, she was the last person to see the late president at the Lilongwe state house. Before the resumption of deliberations members of parliament today, Speaker of the National assembly, Henry Chimunthu Banda announced the change of her seating plans in the house.
She wrote the speaker on her decision to become an independent member of parliament and that she will start seating on government side. During this meeting of parliament, over 4 members of parliament have dumped DPP. Others have moved to government benches while other have moved to MCP.