Republican Vice President, Mrs Inonge Wina today took time to visit former Southern Province minister Daniel Munkombwe at the University Teaching Hospital where she has assured the admitted veteran Politician of Government’s commitment to his health.
The Vice President said she was confident that medical personnel would do everything within their means to give him the best health care.
In appreciating the visit, Mr. Munkombwe described the gesture as evidence that political differences did not create enemies.
The veteran politician explained that he has not been well the past few weeks due to the breathing difficulties he is currently experiencing.
And while at UTH, the Vice President also took time to visit Chief Chitambo of Serenje in Central Province.
Chief Chitambo has expressed gratitude for the Vice President’s visit and used the occasion to tell the Vice President that traditional leaders must not practice petty politics but instead work with the government of the day.
In response, Mrs Wina said Government was ready to work with all traditional leaders because of their understanding people’s the needs in their areas.
Accompanying the Vice President was Health Minister Dr.Chitalu Chilufya who described the conditions of both Mr. Munkombwe and Chief Chitambo as stable.
Dr.Chilufya said that medical personnel at the health institution would ensure that both leaders get the best possible care.