Chief Justice Mumba Malila (first from left, foreground) swears in five new members of the Emoluments Commission at the Supreme Court of Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia, 14 December 2022.
Mwamba Peni

Mwamba Peni is the Director General of the Emoluments Commission (EC) in Zambia. He provides the strategic direction and leadership for the EC’s work in the harmonisation and rationalisation of emoluments, job analysis, and evaluation in an attempt to link pay to performance and productivity for the Zambian public sector. An international political economist, public policy specialist, and development practitioner, Peni has also served in key roles in the Cabinet Office in Zambia, including as Public Policy Specialist and Permanent Secretary in charge of remuneration.