The Zambian entourage has arrived in Abuja, Nigeria led by Doctor Chrispine Moyo as part of the efforts to repatriate the body of Doctor Joseph Kabungo.
The Kabungo family, the FAZ delegation and the team of four doctors were welcomed by FAZ General Secretary Adrian Kashala and his Nigerian counterpart Mohammed Sanusi.
Officials from the Zambian mission in Nigeria were also on hand to welcome the Zambian entourage.
The FAZ and government have moved swiftly to ensure that Dr Kabungo’s case gets maximum attention.
Dr Kabungo who was a CAF/FIFA medical officer died on Tuesday night in the aftermath of the Nigeria/Ghana FIFA World Cup qualifier died of a cardiac arrest.
The deceased was also part of the 2012 Africa Cup winning side where he served as team Doctor.