Zambia: Chief Chisomo Dies

BURIAL of late Chief Chisomo of the Lala people in Serenje who died at the age of 91 takes place today.

Central Province Minister Philip Kosamu has expressed sadness over the death of Chief Chisomo.

Mr Kosamu said the traditional leader had been been on the throne for 55 years and that his advice and counsel would be missed.

The chief is survived by 51 children, three wives and several grand and great grand children.

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