VICTORIA KALIMA DIES


Gender Minister and Kasenengwa Member of Parliament Victoria Kalima has died.
Hon Kalima died last evening at Maina Soko Military hospital where she had been admitted.
Hon Kalima first came into parliament in 2011 on the Movement for Multi-party Democracy ticket as Kasenengwa Member of Parliament.
In 2016, Hon. Kalima advocated for an alliance between PF and MMD and later defected to the Patriotic Front and stood on the PF ticket and won.
Hon. Kalima was subsequently appointed as Gender Minister by President Edgar Lungu a position she has held till her death.
Details for her funeral and burial are yet to be communicated.
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