New MBC DG George Kasakula reports for duty, promises change

George Kasakula

Malawi Broadcasting Corporation's (MBC) new director general  George Kasakula has said that his vision is to ensure  that the public broadcaster advances the interests of all stakeholders in the country.

 Kasakula said this on Tuesday morning after reporting for duty following his appointment as Director General for the Corporation.

Additionally Kasakula has said, under him, the public broadcaster will take a new direction on matters of news coverage and programming, saying the institution is for all Malawians.

'I am impressed with what I have seen here, the infrastructure is good and I must say MBC has the best equipment for radio and TV.

 "What Malawians want now is a different MBC in terms of news, programmes and we are taking that direction," Kasakula said.

Before his appointment, Kasakula was Editor-in-Chief for privately owned Times Media Group.