Chief Kalunkumya of the Lamba people of Mpongwe district has died.
And Chieftainess Lesa of the Lamba people of Mpongwe district on the Copperbelt has described the death of the traditional leader as devastating.
The traditional leader said this to ZNBC news when she visited Chief Kalunkumya’s palace where the funeral procession is being held.
Chieftainess Lesa described Chief Kalunkumya as a humble leader who will be missed by many.
Meanwhile, Copperbelt Minister JAPHEN MWAKALOMBE who visited the palace said government is saddened by the death of Chief Kalunkumya.
He was speaking to ZNBC news shortly after giving words of comfort to the three wives of chief Kalunkumya.