The Sogecoa Golden Peacock hotel officially opened on 23rd October, 2020 in Blantyre at a colorful event presided over by His Excellency the President of the Republic of Malawi, Dr. Lazarus Chakwera. Speaking at the event, the President emphasized that tourism is the critical driver of the economy in the New Malawi. In that regard, the President mentioned that His government will ensure that tourism development in the country is well planned. in that respect the Ministry was directed to ensure the completion of the National Tourism Investment of Masterplan.