FORDIE Kambobe, the first Zambian to serve as managing director at Nitrogen Chemicals of Zambia (NCZ), is dead.
Mr Kambobe, 65, is survived by a wife, Theresa, five children and six grandchildren.
Davis Mulenga, a family friend confirmed yesterday that Mr Kambobe collapsed and died on Saturday, December 28, 2013 and was put to rest on Tuesday, December 31 in Lusaka.
Mr Kambobe served NCZ with distinction for 27 years, becoming the first Zambian to serve as MD. He retired in 1999.