Bakili Muluzi absent at mother's burial
Former President Bakili Muluzi’s mother, Gogo Chenalikusika was laid to rest Monday at Majiga Village, Traditional Authority Kapoloma in Machinga district in the absence of both her son Bakili Muluzi and grandson Atupele.
Her only remaining son, Bakili Muluzi is in hospital in Cape Town in the Republic of South Africa while Grandson, Atupele Muluzi is in Japan on official duties as Minister of Economic Planning and Development.
Vice President Khumbo Kachali led thousands of mourners from all walks of life in paying their last respects to Gogo Chenalikusika.
Bakili Muluzi is suffering from misplaced spine discs and has been hospitalised in Cape Town.
He is also due in court as soon as he comes back to answer charges of corruption.