State funeral for President Michael Sata
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Zambia President Michael Sata: State funeral held

Zambia has held a state funeral for President Michael Sata, who died last month aged 77, after receiving treatment for an undisclosed illness in a UK hospital.

Regional leaders were amongst those who came to pay their respects.

Known as "King Cobra" for his venomous tongue, Mr Sata was elected Zambia's president in 2011.

Dennis Okari reports.

  • 11 Nov 2014
  • From the section Africa
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