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VEEP visits funeral house of late Lavu Mulimba

General News VEEP visits funeral house of late Lavu Mulimba

GENDER Minister Inonge Wina
Inonge Wina

Vice President Inonge Wina today visited the funeral house of the late veteran politician Lavu Mulimba in Lusaka West.

Mrs Wina paid tribute to the late Mr Mulimba for his contribution to the national development of Zambia since independence.

She further appealed to the mourners to remain united in love as they prepare to travel put Mr Mulimba to his resting place.

This is according to a statement issued to ZANIS in Lusaka today by the Vice President’s Senior Private Secretary Ambassador Sheila Siwela.

And Family Spokesperson Ronald Mponda has thanked President Lungu and the government for providing logistical support during the period of mourning.

Mr Mponda further thanked President Lungu for sending a message of condolences to the bereaved family.

He also thanked Vice Presdient Inonge Wina for personnaly visiting the funeral house to console the bereaved family despite her busy schedule.

The late Mr Mulimba will be buried in Sandwe village in Petauke district on Tuesday 7th April soon after the church service at the Cathedral of the Holy Cross.

The late Mr Mulimba, 77 died on March 31st after an illness.

He served as Defence Minister and Member of Parliament for Petauke Constituency.

He also served as Human Rights Commissioner.


    • MHSRIP. I remember Mr. Mulimba in my school days at Petauke as the man who lost to a popular candidate in Petauke by the name of Mr. Chiwawa in the 1978 elections. However, he petitioned the result and subsequently won to become MP for Petauke. Those were the UNIP days. Mr. Chiwawa was a very popular candidate, very eloquent especially in the Nsenga language, whereas Mr. Mulimba was from the emerging elitist group from Lusaka, a preferred choice of the UNIP Central Commitee. How time flies!

  1. is there no other news besides political and about politicians? can you please go around the country and do your work – news is not only in Lusaka, ghee.

  2. hi mastern

    That is the only development she has done and he will do in this country . Ino are you growing or just growing old? to get more and achieve more this time you must first became a bigger person in character. PF symbol will not make you anywhere but only when you start to do what you leant from UPND.

    Ground son

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