Ex Minister Nga Ntafu killed in road accident Former minister Dr George Nga Ntafu has died in a car crash in Blantyre.
Ntafu, who served as Minister of Health in the UDF administration,and was neurosurgeon and former president Bakili Muluzi’s doctor, died when his was hit by another vehicle at Chirimba near Dorvic Hotel in Blantyre, police confirmed.
He was rushed to Mwaiwathu Hospital after the accident but the efforts to resuscitate him failed.Muluzi said he was grief stricken to learnt about the tragic death of Ntafu.
The former president said he was “extremely saddened and shocked.”“I will miss George who was my personal doctor for many years. May his soul rest in peace,” said Muluzi.
Ntafu served in Muluzi cabinet and also UDF party as treasurer general and was party leader in parliament.He is survived by wife, Elvy a commissioner at the Malawi Electoral Commission, and children.