Michael Sata

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Michael Sata
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5th President of Zambia
In office
23 September 2011 – 28 October 2014
Vice President Guy Scott
Preceded by Rupiah Banda
Succeeded by Guy Scott (Acting)
Personal details
Born (1937-07-06)6 July 1937
Mpika, Northern Rhodesia
Died 28 October 2014(2014-10-28) (aged 77)
London, United Kingdom
Nationality Zambian
Political party Patriotic Front (2001–2014)
MMD (1991–2001)
UNIP (Before 1991)
Spouse(s) Christine Kaseba
Children 8[1]
Occupation Police officer and trade unionist
Religion Roman Catholicism
Nickname(s) King Cobra
Website Michael Sata on Facebook

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.

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

References[change | change source]

  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.