BLANTYRE (MalawiTalk) – The president of Football Association of Malawi (FAM) Dr Walter Nyamilandu Manda has cut short his tour of duty to Cameroun for the ongoing African Nations Championship to return home following the death of his father Mr Ronald Soka Manda, FAM has announced.
Mr. Manda died on Saturday, 23 January 2021 and was laid to rest on the same day from 5 pm at Misesa Cemetery in Limbe.
FAM said it is deeply saddened by the death of the father to its president.
The FAM president was in Cameroun for the ongoing African Nations Championship in his capacity as CAF Executive Committee member.
He is expected to return home on Sunday.
FAM General Secretary Mr Alfred Gunda has, on behalf of FAM and the entire football fraternity, sent his condolences to the president and his family.
“Our sincere condolences to the FAM President Mr. Walter Manda and his family on this huge loss. May God grant you and the family the healing, comfort and grace in this period of grieving. Our thoughts are with you during this difficult time,” said Gunda.