Honourable Victoria Kalima, Minister of Gender and Kasenengwa Constituency PF Member of Parliament has died.
Ms Kalima passed away in the evening (11th June 2018) at Maina Soko Hospital in Lusaka, aged 45 .
Messages of condolence from different quarters have started pouring in.
Patriotic Front Secretary General Mr Davies Mwila has conveyed his regret over the sudden death of the Honourable Minister.
According to a press statement issued by PF Media Director, Sunday Chanda, Mr. Mwila expressed that:
“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”.
Mr Mwila also remembered Honourable Kalima as Gender Minister who “ensured that her Ministry occupied its rightful place in fast-tracking the place of the Zambian women in the country’s development aspirations.”
May Her Soul Rest In Peace.