Minister of Gender Victoria Kalima dies

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Minister of Gender and PF Member of Parliament for Kasenengwa Constituency Victoria Kalima has died.

Kalima passed away Monday evening, 11th June 2018, at Maina Soko Hospital in Lusaka.

And Patriotic Front Secretary General Davies Mwila has confirmed the death of Kalima whom he described as a fighter.

“The Patriotic Front knew Hon Victoria Kalima as a fighter. She fought so many battles and overcame. Even when her health started failing her, she remained extremely dedicated to duty, giving all of us hope that she would pull through. She was a critical voice in the Patriotic Front. Sadly the cold hand of death has robbed her from our midst,” he has said.

Mwila has mentioned that late Hon Kalima will be missed as a strong voice for the people of Kasenengwa Constituency and Patriotic Front in general.

“As Minister of Gender, she ensured that her Ministry occupied its rightful place in fast-tracking the place of the Zambian women in the country’s development aspirations,” he said.

The Patriotic Front Secretary General has since sent a message of condolences to the deceased family and is calling on all members of the Party to join in mourning late Hon Kalima with a sense of unity of purpose.

This is contained in a press release issued Monday night by the PF Media Director Sunday Chanda.


3 Responses to Minister of Gender Victoria Kalima dies


    June 12, 2018 at 10:39 am

  2. My deepest condolences to the death of honorable Kalima

    June 12, 2018 at 12:06 pm

  3. Sincere condolences to the family and friends, the Party, the Government and the people of our great nation, Zambia. May her soul rest in eternal peace

    Martin Amukusana
    June 12, 2018 at 12:54 pm

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