Barely a day after Students from the UNIMA presented a petition to OPC demanding to meet President Mutharika by Wednesday the 3rd August. Mutharika has accepted the defeat to meet the students on Thursday 4th August at Kamuzu Palace.
In a press statement signed by Press Secretary Mgeme Kalilani said, State House is informing the public that Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika in his capacity as Chancellor of public universities in the country has received a request from leaders of public universities students unions in the country asking of an audience with him.
According to the request , the students would like to meet the President over the University Council ’s decision hiking tuition fees for public universities .
The President has accepted to meet the student unions leaders and it has
since pleased him to grant them audience on 4th August 2016 at Kamuzu
Palace in Kamuzu Palace at 1 0:00 hrs.