Sylvia Msoka Chembe
Birth: 22 October 1905
Kalela, Zambia (then North-Eastern Rhodesia)
Death: 25 November 2015
Petauke, Eastern Province, Zambia
Age: 110 years, 34 days
Country: ZambiaZAM
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Sylvia Msoka Chembe (22 October 1905 – 25 November 2015) was a Zambian supercentenarian claimant.

Biography

Sylvia Msoka Chembe was born in Kalela village in Senior Chief Kalindawalo on 22 October 1905. She later became a freedom fighter and fought for Zambia’s independence. In 2013, in Kitwe, the late Zambian president Michael Sata awarded her with the Champion Order of Freedom in the First Division.

Msoka Chembe died on 25 November 2015 in Minga Mission Hospital in Petauke, Zambia. If her age is true, she could be one of the oldest people ever from Zambia.

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