Willa Mung’omba is dead

Willa Mung’omba

Willa Mung’omba

Former Mung’omba Constitution Review Commission Chairperson, Willa Mung’omba is dead.

Mr Mung’omba died Monday morning at around 08 30 hours.

Brother to the deceased RIDA Mung’omba has confirmed that Mr Mung’omba died in a Johannesburg hospital in South Africa.

A lawyer of many years, Mr Mug’omba chaired the constitution review commission appointed by late President Levy Mwanawasa which came up with clauses such as the 50 plus 1 clause and the presidential running mate.

Mr. Mung’omba also once served as President of African Development Bank.

From 1995 to 1998, Mr Mung’omba was World Bank’s appointed Team Leader in the initial preparation of the ZCCM Limited privatization Report and Plan by the UK based Investment Bank NM, Rothschild & Sons and international law firm Clifford Chance.

He also served as Chairman and Director of Cavmont Capital Bank Limited of Cavmont Capital Holdings Zambia Plc.

He has been Executive Chairman of the Board at ZCCM Investments Holdings PLC since December 1, 2011.

He served as a Director of ZCCM Limited from 1996 to 1998.

For five years he served as Non-Executive Director on the initial Board of the Emerging African Infrastructure Fund-EAIF, a donor funded financial instrument to encourage public and private sector partnership in infrastructure development in Sub-Sahara Africa.

Courtesy of ZNBC