VETERAN politician Daniel Munkombwe says he is grateful to Government for paying his medical expenses while he was admitted at Mil park hospital in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Munkombwe a former minister in the Patriotic Front administration who campaigned against the Patriotic Front and President Lungu says he would want to meet President Edgar Lungu and thank him in person for facilitating his evacuation to South Africa and clearing his hospital bill.
Mukombwe said this in Lusaka, shortly after he arrived from South Africa.
Mukombwe told journalists that he was feeling better and was entirely grateful to President Lungu and governmen.
He explained that he spent nine days at Milpark Hospital where he received treatment.
The veteran politician was initially admitted to UTH before President Lungu ordered for his evacuation to South Africa for specialised treatment.