People’s Party President Mike Mike Mulongoti has died at the University Teaching Hospital.
His death was confirmed Thursday evening by Mr. Mulongoti’s younger brother Joshua.
“My elder brother People’s Party President Mike Mulongoti has died at UTH,” Joshua Mulongoti wrote.
And Mr Mulongoti’s closest Political ally Nason Msoni has described Mr Mulongoti as a patriotic.
Mr Msoni said Mr Mulongoti’s death is shocking.
Mr. Mulongoti was evacuated to South Africa for specialist treatment in January 2019, but was brought back last month.
He was being treated for cancer.
Mr. Mulongoti served as Minister of Information and Broadcasting Services and Minister of Works and Supply under President Levy Mwanawasa and Rupiah Banda.