“I will keep on pushing for the two countries to improve the condition of roads in order to promote trade and smooth movement of people and goods,” said Mashaba.
Mashaba said the two countries must make sure that barriers of trade are eliminated, on top working towards easing taxation burdens on traders of the two neibouring countries.
The envoy was speaking when he toured Chitipa and a Malawi-Tanzania boarder district of Ileje.
Taking his turn, Chitipa District Commissioner, Humphrey Gondwe said security agencies from Chitipa in Malawi and Ilete in Tanzania have a very good working relationship, a situation he described as vital in as far as promotion of trade in between the two districts were concerned.
Malawi and Tanzania relationship dates back to1950 and 1960 when the two countries attained their Independence from the Colonial rulers.