THE REMAINS of former Flames under-20 player, Abel Mwakilama, will arrive in the country this Friday, 4th May 2018, from Portugal via the Kamuzu International Airport, KIA.
A Press statement by the Football Association of Malawi, FAM, signed by the general secretary Alfred Gift Gunda, indicates that the body of late Mwakilama will land in the country at 13:40 hours.
Departure to the deceased’s home village (Kabunthu, Karonga) will be on the same day at 15:00 hours but a halt will be made at Chitipa base ground where a Mass will be conducted on 5th May 2018.
The journey for Kabunthu will proceed on 5th May , 2018 at noon.
Mwakilama will be laid to rest on Sunday, 6th May 2018. He was until his death (20th April, 2018) playing for a Portuguese side Sporting Clube de Esmoriz.