Kufakwandi body arrives of Friday

By Staff Reporter

The body of late UPND Sesheke Member of Parliament Frank Kufakwandi, who died on Monday will arrive in Zambia on Friday at Harry Mwaanga Nkumbula International Airport in Livingstone.

Zambia’s High Commissioner to South Africa, Emmanuel Mwamba disclosed that government had finalised the arrangement for the repatriation of the remains of the lawmaker who died in a Johannesburg private hospital.

The body arriving in Livingstone about 12:50 hrs will be accompanied by Kufakwandi’s widow, Masiliso and burial is expected to take place in Sesheke.

“Last month, government evacuated Hon. Kufakwandi to South Africa to receive specialist medical treatment. He was being treated at Awryp Medical Centre in Johannesburg but died on Monday,” Mwamba said.