In the wake of the massive looting of government money known as cash-gate, Malawian President Joyce Banda came under pressure to act decisively. Civil Society leaders called on her not to shield any big wigs within her government and party and to fire any officials connected to the escalating corruption crisis.
In response, Banda did more than most people expected – by dissolving her entire cabinet. The questions on everyone’s lips were what would she do next? And what would her new cabinet look like?