THE wife of former Vice President George Kunda, Ireen has insisted that her husband is still alive although some people are claiming he passed on last night.
Ireen confirmed that Kunda who is MMD Muchinga MP is okay and has since dismissed death rumours concerning her husband.
She said contrary to such reports, the former Vice President is okay and that medical officers are just keeping him at the hospital for observation and is expected to be discharged soon.
And UTH Public Relations Manager Pauline Mbangweta confirmed that Kunda is alive and in a stable condition.
“The former Vice President is okay although he is still admitted to hospital. And although some people are wishing him dead, he is very much alive and in a stable condition,” Mbangweta said.
And MMD National Secretary Michael Kachingwe called on government to stamp out online publications circulating false rumours concerning the health of some individuals. Kachingwe said it was sad that that some publications were reporting that the former Vice President was dead when in fact not.
[Source: The Independent Post]