Eastern Province permanent secretary Chanda Kasolo confirmed Mbuzi’s death in a short statement last evening.
“Sorry to announce the passing away of Ambassador Mbuzi. No further details yet. This is the man who introduced PF to Eastern Province. A close friend and confidant to both late MCS and current President ECL.
MHSRIP,” posted Kasolo on the Keep Zambia Clean, Green and Health
Mbuzi, a teacher by profession served in various positions and his last position was Zambia’s ambassador to Russia.
Mbuzi, a staunch Catholic served as principal at Chipata College of education, Luangeni MP, Eastern Province minister on two occasions under the MMD and PF governments, Eastern Province PF chairperson and as Zambia’s ambassador to France.