Malawi: Heads of State: 1966-2016

President of the Republic of Malawi
6 Jul 1966 - 6 Jul 1971 Hastings Kamuzu Banda [1]
Life President of Malawi
6 Jul 1971 - 17 Nov 1993 Hastings Kamuzu Banda (x)
President of the Republic of Malawi
17 Nov 1993 - 21 May 1994 Hastings Kamuzu Banda (x)
21 May 1994 - 24 May 2004 Elson Bakili Muluzi
24 May 2004 - 5 Apr 2012 Bingu wa Mutharika [2]
5 Apr 2012 - 7 Apr 2012 office vacant
7 Apr 2012 - 31 May 2014 Joyce Hilda Banda [3]
31 May 2014 - Arthur Peter Mutharika

[1] Baptized Akim Kamnkhwala Mtunthama Banda.
[2] Original name: Brightson Webster Ryson Thom (changed to Bingu wa Mutharika in 1963).
[3] Née Ntila.
Last updated on: 05 Jun 2014 12:08:59