Former US President Obama and Mhura
Death has been announced of Malawi Ambassador to the United Nations Necton Mhura.
A statement from the Office of the President and Cabinet says details of funeral arrangements will be announced in due course.
The statement has not disclosed the cause of death.
Prior to his United Nations duties, Mhura was Malawi’s ambassador to the United States.
He was also Malawi’s representative to the Bahamas, Canada, The Dominican Republic and Mexico.
Mhura also served as Deputy Secretary to the Office of the President and Cabinet in the Bingu wa Mutharika administration.
Mhura was Dean of Faculty at Chancellor College School of law at the University of Malawi.