Musician Brian Chilala died in Auto crash last night along Lumumba Road in Lusaka. Police have not yet given full details on this Accident.
Chilala is married to former Permanent Secretary, Dr. Velepi Mtonga. Dr. Mtonga recently lost her young brother Chimwemwe Mtonga who collapsed and died suddenly in South Africa. MHSRIP
Famous Kalindula music artist Brian Chilala has been killed in a road traffic accident in Lusaka.
Zambia Police spokesperson Esther Katongo has confirmed in a statement that Chilala died around 23:40hrs on Sunday the 10th of February.
Mrs. Katongo says the accident happened along Lumumba Road, opposite AutoWorld.
She states that the musician was driving a Mitsubishi Colt with registration number ABD 9588 when the accident happened.
Mrs. Katongo has disclosed that the accident occurred due to excessive speed.
She narrates that Chilala consequently lost control of the vehicle before it hit into a street light pole and overturned once.
Mrs. Katongo says his body is in the University Teaching Hospital (UTH) mortuary.