- October 10, 2017
- Posted by: Godwin Elijah
- Category: International
Tunisia’s health minister Slim Chaker has died of a heart attack after taking part in a charity marathon to help fight cancer.
56 year Chaker who reportedly fell ill after running about 500 meters, died in a military hospital.
Meanwhile Prime Minister Youssef Chahed says he has lost a “brother and colleague”, who had died doing a noble humanitarian act. The marathon was held in the coastal town of Nabeul to raise funds to build a cancer clinic for children.