Government has confirmed that MMD MP for Katuba patrick Chikusu who was serving as PF deputy minister is dead.
Former ifyabukaya presenter Mwansa Kapeya who nows works as minister of information said Dr. Chikusu died last night at Milpark Hospital in South Africa where he was evacuated after suffering a heart attack.
Kapeya said Dr. Chikusu had earlier been admitted to Coptic Hospital in Lusaka for a heart problem before being evacuated to South Africa for specialist treatment.
Kapeya said the nation will be advised on details of the funeral arrangements in due course.
According to Kapeya, Zambia has been robbed of a patriotic Zambian who rendered selfless service as an eminent medical practitioner and servant to the people.