UPND’s Simusamba dies

UPND Deputy Secretary General Kachunga Simusamba has died, UPND president Hakainde Hichilema confirmed in a statement.

Mr Simusamba died yesterday evening at the University Teaching Hospital where he was admitted.

Mr Hichilema said in a statement; “My fellow citizens, it’s with grief and sorrow that I announce the passing of Edwin Kuchunga Simusamba, our Deputy Secretary General until his death.This is a tragedy colleagues because Simusamba was one of our prolific politicians in UPND”.

He said Mr Simusamba was fearless and very intelligent.Mr Hichilema described Mr Simusamba as a strategist that would be missed by all in UPND.