Information and Broadcasting Services Minister Mwansa Kapeya has Confirmed the death of Dr Chikusu to Q-News this morning.
Mr Kapeya says Dr. Chikusu died last night at Milpark Hospital in South Africa where he was evacuated after suffering a Heart Attack.
Mr.Kapeya says the Dr. Chikuku who was also opposition Movement for Multi-Party Democracy MMD Katuba Member of Parliament was earlier admitted to Corptic Hospital in Lusaka for a Heart problem before being evacuated to South Africa for specialist treatment.
He says the death of Dr.Chikusu has robbed the Nation of a Patriot who rendered selfless service as an eminent medical practitioner, politician and servant of the people.
Mr. Kapeya says the Nation will be advised on the details of the funeral arrangements in due course.