The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development has announced the passing on of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Kasungu Municipal Council, Toby Solomon.
Solomon, 59, died Wednesday at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital (QECH) in Blantyre where he was admitted after spending another week at Blantyre Adventist Hospital (BAH).
Spokesperson for the ministry, Maganizo Mazeze said in a statement late Solomon was discharged from BAH a day before his death at Queens.
“I have not been made aware of what he was suffering from as yet,” said Mazeze adding that burial will take place on Friday at his home village Ndakwera, in the area of Paramount Chief Lundu in Chikhwawa District.
Solomon joined the Local Government Service in 2003 and prior to his appointment as CEO for Kasungu Municipal Council, a position he held until his death, he served as District Commissioner for Nsanje.