|Mrs Kaunda accorded state funeral|
|Saturday, 22 September 2012 18:52|
Zambia’s President, Mr Michael Sata has accorded a state funeral for the late Mama Betty Kaunda, wife of the founding president of Zambia, Dr Kenneth Kaunda.
In a statement, Acting Secretary to the Cabinet, Dr Roland Msiska said the late Mrs Kaunda will be laid to rest this Sunday at Lubwa Mission in Chinsali district of Muchinga province.
He said during the period of national mourning, all flags will fly at half-mast and activities of entertainment nature would be postponed or cancelled.