Vice President Of Malawi Dies In Tragic Plane Crash

Vice President Of Malawi Dies In Tragic Plane Crash


Malawi’s Vice President and nine other people were killed in a plane crash on Tuesday.

Vice President of Malawi Saulos Chilima, who was predicted to be the next president of Malawi, died after the military plane he was flying in crashed shortly after the plane took off at 09:17 a.m.

Less than half an hour after taking off, the plane Chilima was flying in went off the radar, prompting President Lazarus Chakwera to issue a search and rescue operation.

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In a statement, President Chakwera shared, “I’m deeply saddened; I’m sorry to inform you all that it has turned out to be a terrible tragedy. The search and rescue team has found the aircraft near a hill. They have found it completely destroyed with no survivors.”

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