An SDA choir was travelling to Kitwe for a music fellowship and their bus overturned at a place called 15 miles in Solwezi this morning.
The preliminary information is that Kitwe North Mission District Choir is launching their music album today at CBU in Kitwe and as such they invited their counterparts from Solwezi as supporting singers.
It so happened that on their way to Kitwe slightly after Solwezi check point that the vehicle they were travelling in got involved in a road traffic accident and at least 5 people have died on the spot while others are nursing serious injuries in Solwezi General Hospital.
For now we wait for an official report, we can only just pray for speedy recovery of the injured and mourn and pray with the bereaved families.
We will keep you posted…
Both the office of the Executive Secretary and Music Director will keep us posted as we mourn.
CBC Music Director.