Zephyrin Kalimba Death – Obituary, Ex-senator Has Passed Away At Aged 62

By | January 7, 2022

Zephyrin Kalimba Death – Obituary – Ex-senator Zephyrin Kalimba was laid to rest on Thursday, January 6.

The 62-year-old passed on Sunday night, January 2, at King Faisal Hospital in Kigali due to an illness. Kalimba served in the Senate for eight years from 2012 to 2020.

It is with deep sadness that IWGIA received the news that Mr. Z├ęphyrin Kalimba passed away on the 2nd of January. Kalimba was a close and long-term partner to IWGIA. Africa has lost a great human rights defender, and he will be missed.

Zephyrin Kalimba Death – Obituary, Ex-senator Has Passed Away At Aged 62

His funeral ceremony started in the morning as his friends and families collected his body from King Faisal Hospital, taking it to his home in Gikondo Segemu where they paid their last respects to him.