MCP member of parliament Jiya dies

Member of Parliament (MP) for Lilongwe Msozi North, Highton Jiya who was a member of Malawi Congress Party (MCP) has died in the early hours of 2 January, 2017.

Jiya: No more

MCP parliamentary Chief whip Lobin Lowe has confirmed about his death in an interview with Nyasa Times.

“Yes its true Honourable Jiya who was the MP for Lilongwe Misozi North died on Sunday at Mwayiwathu hospital in Blantyre as a party we will miss him because of his greater contributions he was making in Parliament especially on Land related matters because of his experience that he tapped after working at length at lands ministry,” said Lowe.

District Commissioner for Lilongwe Charles Makanga said Jiya died at Mwaiwathu hospital in Blantyre where he was receiving treatment.

“I have just received news of the death of honourable Jiya. I am yet to receive information surrounding his death and programme for his burial. His remains are still in Blantyre,” said Makanga.

Chairperson for the Social Welfare Committee of Parliament Alex Major who is also MP for Kasungu West said Jiya has died while receiving treatment for kidney failure.

“We are very saddened by the death of Honourable Jiya. He has died at Mwaiwathu hospital where he had been receiving treatment for a month.

The remains of late Jiya will be taken to Lilongwe for burial at his home village in Nathenje area in the district.

This is the second MP that MCP has lost after losing another one in Mchinji, Kanjira Banda but the seat was returned into MCP fold following the triumphant win of  Jepther Mwale.

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Nyasko
Nyasko
4 years ago

May his soul R I P.

Pat liabunya
Pat liabunya
4 years ago

Munya muwona, pofika 2019 azimwalira ngati ngumbi asakwi amenewa

Hatton
Hatton
4 years ago

Pepani a kubanja lofedwa, pepani a Speaker, pepani banja lonse la MCP. Mzimu wa a Jiya uwutse mu mtendere.

Zifome
4 years ago

Mmmmm

Chadzunda
Chadzunda
4 years ago

I we mwinithako ndiwe chitsilu galu. Zikugwirizana bwanji IFA ya Honorable Jiya ndi ulamuliro wa MCP. Abale ma comment enawa tamaikani moganizila.

Pat liabunya
Pat liabunya
4 years ago

Kodi A congoress amafanso

Alinafe phiri
Alinafe phiri
4 years ago
Reply to  Pat liabunya

Safa koma amwamwalira

Cash Gate
4 years ago
Reply to  Pat liabunya

mfunso lopusa

GOMANI
GOMANI
4 years ago

mukuyamikila imfa kapena mukuyoza munthu omwalila,pofuna kupeleka ndemanga pa imfa chonde umunthu ukhalepo no matter saliwachipani chanu chifukwa mawa ndinu kwake kwapita R.I.P

Anthu Akulu Aku Chinkhwamba

Very Sorry The Biggest Party!A You Are Loosing Important People. Lets His Soul Rest In Peace.

Apao Kugola
Apao Kugola
4 years ago

MHSRIP

Mwinithako
Mwinithako
4 years ago

MCP chingakhale Chipaninso choti chitilamulire aMalawi???Kungoawona a Jiya kokha kudziwilatu kuti inali nkhondo ya Young pioneer basi!!Mmene anali MYP chief sikumenya kwake makofi mbambo [email protected]

Citizen
Citizen
4 years ago
Reply to  Mwinithako

Mawa ndiwe. Just wait!

Joyce
Joyce
4 years ago
Reply to  Mwinithako

Bola MCP not anamaujeni a DPP agalu akuba. Even Chilima says we must not elects mediocre leaders such as those in DPP. Chilima is tired of APM. Of course Chilima is himself not a leadership material but at least he has admitted that APM and his crooks are useless.

Alinafe phiri
Alinafe phiri
4 years ago
Reply to  Mwinithako

Monga Dausi

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