Presidential Affairs Minister Hon. Mr. Freedom Sikazwe and Minister of Health Hon. Dr. Chitalu Chilufya jointly inspected the construction of Levy Mwanawasa Medical University and the Teaching Hospital today.
Minister of Health Chitalu Chilufya says operation of the newly established Levy Mwanawasa Medical University, will start in the first quarter of 2019.
Dr. Chilufya says the University which is also the country’s first ever specialized University for health studies has an enrolment capacity of 3, 000 students.
The Minister of Health says works at the public training institution are at 95-percent complete.
Mr. Sikazwe said Government is pleased with the construction progress of the K180 million Kwacha University.
Mr. Sikazwe said the project which started 4-years ago has been fully funded by the Zambian Treasury and is testament of Governments’ prudent use of public finances.