Final farewell to late Zambian president in Lusaka

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Zambia is preparing to bid a final farewell to late president Michael Sata. This comes two weeks after he died in a London hospital. He will be buried in Zambia’s capital, Lusaka.

Thousands are expected to gather for the funeral of a president whose party currently dominates Zambian parliament, but may face a battle in the upcoming presidential election.

CCTV’s Farai Mwakutuya reports.

Final farewell to late Zambian president in Lusaka

Zambia is preparing to bid a final farewell to late president Michael Sata. This comes two weeks after he died in a London hospital. He will be buried in Zambia's capital, Lusaka. CCTV's Farai Mwakutuya reports.