Chakumba’s body finally brought in Nsanje prepared to be buried
People in the Lower Shire braved the Thabwa – Fatima rough road to witnesses the arrival of the veteran politician Gwanda Chakuamba at his council in Nsanje.
Chakuamba died on Monday afternoon at Adventist hospital in Blantyre.
His body arrived home on Thursday around 4:00pm and was welcomed by hundreds of people regardless their political affiliations.
Chakuamba will be laid to rest today on Friday some 60 metres away from his house.
Various political leaders, chiefs and citizens described Chakuamba as a political heavyweight who was fearless and contributed alot to Malawi development.
He was born on 4th April 1935 and he survived by 10 children and several grand children