MHSRIP: Photos Of Young Zambian Doctor Who Was Found Dead

MHSRIP: Photos Of Young Zambian Doctor Who Was Found Dead

Ministry of Health Press Release
LUSAKA 10th June 2018.

It is with great sadness to inform you that Dr Vernon Mwape Pashi, 33, has died.

He was found dead in his bedroom around 9hrs this morning by a family member. He graduated in 2010 as a doctor.

University Teaching Hospitals Senior Medical Superintendent Dr Clerance Chiluba has confirmed the death.

“Our prayers are with the family and as a professional we have been robbed of an upcoming Surgeon,” Dr Chiluba said.

Dr Pashi participated in the landmark separation of conjoined twins, Bupe and Mapalo.

At the time of his death he was the Paediatric Surgery registrar at the University Teaching Hospital in Lusaka.


Sept 2014 to Date: Registrar/Trainee for Master of Medicine-The University Teaching Hospital

Feb,2013 to Oct: 2014: Senior Resident Medical Officer: Kitwe Central Hospital

May 2011-Medical Doctor-Ministry of Health


2004 to 2011: Bachelor of Medicine; Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS): University of Zambia

1998 to 2002: St Francis Secondary School

May His Soul Rest In Peace

Issued by
Stanslous Ngosa
Head-Media Relations
Ministry of Health


8 Responses to "MHSRIP: Photos Of Young Zambian Doctor Who Was Found Dead"

  1. IF NOT   June 11, 2018 at 8:28 am


  2. Kalenga Musa   June 11, 2018 at 9:04 am

    So sorry to lose that young life

  3. Dr. Ngosa   June 11, 2018 at 10:32 am

    Too bad ba Doc! Gone too soon

  4. Mutambo Paul Peter   June 11, 2018 at 10:57 am

    Very sad young man. I remember when you were a boy at Mpika Boys Teachers compound where your late father was Head teacher. A very determined young man. Rest in Eternal Peace Dr. Pashi.

  5. Jah Messenger   June 11, 2018 at 4:11 pm

    So sad our Doc. RIP

  6. tony   June 12, 2018 at 1:32 am

    he was a very friendly person so nice to all patients

  7. Joy kabungo   June 12, 2018 at 7:49 am

    Words may never be enough to express the sadness we feel right now. The country has been robbed of a young and determined young man, Our doctor you were indeed passionate about what you did and you now leave us in tears. How young a soul. May you rest in eternal peace. Doctor Pashi your legacy will truly live on.

  8. chisanga   June 14, 2018 at 1:18 pm

    Rest in piece Dr Pashi it’s very sad