Minister Chenda snubs funeral of Chibombo victim; says its not in my constituency

Editor,

On Wednesday 13 February Emmanuel Chenda angered mourners gathered at a funeral of one of the Chibombo Postbus accident but traveling to the area, only turning back that the funeral house was not in his constituency!

The funeral house farm Plot No. F417/19a in Kavu area of Bwana Mkubwa Constituency in Ndola was for the late Mr. Billiant Milanzi, one among the dead in that fatal accident.

He was living at that place also known as FamCare (Family Care Ministry, a Christian organisation) Sources at the funeral house explained that just after lunch hour mourners gathered at the house were told the area MP would be visiting a per our tradition to bring consolation to the bereaved family, and even some seats were being arranged for the MP and his entourage to come and occupy.

Due to the poor state of the road (after a heavy downpour), someone was sent to the main Ndola-Kapiri road to guide the MP’s entourage to the place of the funeral. Surprisingly enough when Mr.