The body of Deputy Chief Secretary to Government Willie Samute is expected to arrive in the country on Friday, August 21, through the Kamuzu International Airport, Chief Secretary George Mkondiwa has announced.
Samute passed away shortly before midnight on Wednesday at a South African Hospital.
According to Mkondiwa, a Church Service will be held in Lilongwe on Saturday, before taking the remains to his home at Songani in Zomba District. He will be laid to rest on Sunday, August 23.
Meanwhile, mourners are gathering at his official residence in Area 10.