Developing and Promoting Sport in Malawi since 1974.
The Malawi National Council of Sports (MNCS) was established by an act of Parliament, Act No 10, of 1974, to provide oversight to the development of all sporting disciplines in Malawi.
The Malawi National Council Act has however extended and specified the mandate of the sporting body corporate on among others; matters of women and sport, professional sport, sport for people with disabilities, recreational sport as well as anti-doping within sport.
The competition was initially launched in May 2023 at Chintheche in Nkhotakota, with the finals scheduled for October 2023. However, due to some challenges, they were postponed to the new date.
The meetings are part of Dr Kamata’s effort to familiarize himself with the sports associations
Notable past winners of the awards include Benadetta Kwimbira, Gabadhino Mhango and Tabitha Chawinga.