Death has been announced of Sister to former Justice Minister Raphael Kasambara, Cecilia who died at Zomba Central Hospital after collapsing at Zomba maximum prison while visiting her brother.
According to information sourced by this publication,
Kasambara’s sister on Monday went to visit her brother
at Zomba prison where he is serving a 13 years jail sentence for conspiracy to murder former Budget Director Paul Mphwiyo.
It is said that Kasambara’s condition at prison shocked her and she suddenly collapsed due to high blood pressure.
“She resorted to high blood pressure making her go into comma. She was
operated in the head where blood clots were removed. Today(Monday) at noon, Cecilia Kasambara breathed her last,” said one of our source.
The Archdiocese of Blantyre have also confirmed of the death of Kasambara’s sister who belonged to the Small Christian Community of Saint Bakhita in Nkolokosa under St Pius X Catholic Parish in Blantyre.
According to the bereaved families,body of Cecilia Kasambara who is also wife to Mr Chirwa, has been taken to Nkhata bay for burial.
Until her death,Cecilia Kasambara,was Secretary of the Blantyre Chapter and Vice National Secretary of Friends of Ugandan Martyrs.