Former Minister and leader of the opposition People’s Party Mike Mulongoti is gravely ill.
Mulongoti a critic of President Lungu is battling for his life.
President Lungu has since ordered that Mulongoti be evacuated to South Africa for specialist treatment.
The Ministry has been given 24 hours to evacuate the former outspoken Minister.
Mulongoti with his three colleagues Nason Msoni and Siwale have been leading a campaign that President Lungu is not Zambian.
Mulongoti even applied for an inquiry into the matter.
He has been part of the 10 member opposition alliance which is tipped to back the candidature of leading opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema of UPND.