OFFICIAL STATEMENT BY MINISTER IF HEALTH GON. DR. CHITALU CHILUFYA ON THE HEALTH ENCOUNTER WITH THE VICE PRESIDENT HER HONOUR MRS. INONGE WINA
I would like to inform the nation that we had a health encounter with Her Honor Mrs. Inonge Mutukwa Wina, Vice President of the Republic of Zambia and it is prudent that the nation is kept informed.
Last night Her Honour the Vice President was evacuated to the University Teaching Hospitals in Lusaka where a multidisciplinary
medical team competently treated her for a heart condition.
His Excellency Mr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu President of the Republic of Zambia visited Mrs. Wina at UTHs last night. The President commended the multidisciplinary team at the University Teaching Hospitals for the manner in which they competently attended to mrs. Wina.
To consolidate Mrs. Wina’s scheduled review and the anticipated short recuperation period, His Excellency the President has facilitated the evacuation of Mrs. Wina to South Africa for a thorough medical checkup.
Mrs. Wina who is stable and in high spirits was seen off this morning at Kenneth Kaunda International Airport by the Minister of Health Dr. Chitalu Chilufya, Minister in the Vice President’s Office Ms. Sylvia Chalikosa, Acting Secretary to the Cabinet Mr. Patrick Kangwa and other Senior Government Officials. The country shall be kept informed as need arises
27th April 2019.