The Lemani family will on Saturday hold a memorial ceremony of the late Reverend Dr. Dumbo Finly Kamwendo Lemani which will take place at the Villa Kumulanga Residence, Thondwe in Zomba.
The event will start with a prayer service at the United Christian Church Headquarters from9am, and thereafter, laying of wreaths at Kenani Farm Cemetery before proceeding to the residence for speeches.
Lemani, who according to the family was a maverick politician, a patriot, a great preacher and founding Bishop of the United Christian Church (UCC), died in 2005.
He was a compassionate and flamboyant soccer administrator of the “Sir Alf” fame and popularly known as ‘Malume’ on the local scene.
Dumbo was also influential politician and senior member of the former ruling United Democratic Front (UDF) and served in different ministerial portfolios during Dr Bakili Muluzi’s regime.
Lemani, who also served as Minister of State for Presidential Affairs, was generally an interesting character.Follow and Subscribe Nyasa TV :