Academician and Prince of Barotseland, Mwananyanda Kaluwe Mbikusita-Lewanika has died.
Family Spokesperson Akashambatwa Mbikusita Lewanika confirmed thias in a statement, in Lusaka today.
He said Dr Mbikusita-Lewanika died on Saturday, October 4, 2014 in Johannesburg, South Africa.
The Academician and Prince of Barotseland who was the seventh son of the late Lewanika the second was until his death a lecturer at the Zambia Open University.
He served as Executive Director of the National Scientific and Research Council and in various positions.
Mr Akashambatwa Mbikusita Lewanika said funeral gathering is at Mukola House, the Limulunga Royal Homestead, in Mongu-Lealui.