Cardinal Medardo Mazombwe who has been admitted to the Zambia Italy Orthopedic Hospital with a spine problem has been evacuated to South Africa.
Archbishop of Lusaka Telesphore Mpundu disclosed that Cardinal Mazombwe was scheduled to be evacuated to South Africa Wednesday to undergo specialist treatment at Morning Side Hospital.
Mpundu described Cardinal Mazombwe’s condition as serious.
Archbishop Mpundu stated that a team of medical experts that attended to the clergyman recommended that he be evacuated to South Africa for specialist treatment.
He told Journalists in an interview in Lusaka today that Cardinal Mazombwe who has been admitted to the Italian Hospital since July 26 is suffering from severe spinal pains.A