Chakwera describes Chilima as a great family man- accident to be investigated

By Durell Namasani

President Dr Lazarus Chakwera has extended his condolences to the late Chilima family and the whole nation, describing him as a great family man, a man of faith, a man who upheld his culture, a great leader and as well as role model to the youth.

He was speaking at the state funeral for the departed Vice President that was taking place at Bingu Stadium in Lilongwe


He has vowed that the accident will be investigated thoroughly, transparently and independently.

Chakwera said he has asked foreign support in the investigation.

He has also appealed for Malawians to continue upholding peace and togetherness as the nation continues to mourn.

Chakwera said in Chilima Malawi has lost a great leader who was very humble and patient even in times of turmoil.