Open main menu

Michael Chilufya Sata (6 July 1937 – 28 October 2014) was a Zambian politician. He was the fifth President of Zambia. He served as president from 23 September 2011 until his death on 28 October 2014.

Michael Sata
Michael Sata.jpg
5th President of Zambia
In office
23 September 2011 – 28 October 2014
Vice PresidentGuy Scott
Preceded byRupiah Banda
Succeeded byGuy Scott (Acting)
Personal details
Born(1937-07-06)6 July 1937
Mpika, Northern Rhodesia
Died28 October 2014(2014-10-28) (aged 77)
London, United Kingdom
NationalityZambian
Political partyPatriotic Front (2001–2014)
MMD (1991–2001)
UNIP (Before 1991)
Spouse(s)Christine Kaseba
Children8[1]
OccupationPolice officer and trade unionist
Nickname(s)King Cobra
WebsiteMichael Sata on Facebook

Sata died in London, England, aged 77 on 28 October 2014.[2][3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. BARIYO, NICHOLAS (29 October 2014). "Zambia President Michael Sata Dies". WSJ. Retrieved 29 October 2014.
  2. Clement Malambo (29 October 2014). "President Michael Sata Has Died". Zambia Reports.
  3. "Zambian President Michael Sata dies in London", BBC News - Africa, 29 October 2014.