A 46 year old Zambian National has died in his room at an unidentified Hotel in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Leonard Mushili a resident of Chingola on the Copperbelt province was pronounced dead by the paramedics who attended to him before he could be evacuated to hospital.
The deceased was in the company of his spouse identified as Tuyate Joyce Mushili aged 37 when he collapsed in his hotel room.
It is reported that the couple was on a business trip to South Africa when the husband suddenly fell ill and his wife who confirmed the death said the deceased had a history of diabetes.
This is contained in a Press statement issued to Komboni Radio News by First Secretary for Press at the Zambia High Commission in South Africa Naomi Nyawali.