President Edgar Chagwa Lungu has commissioned the US$ 2 million Medical Stores Regional Hub in Mansa district, Luapula Province.
The state of the art facility is the second one that President Lungu has commissioned after the Mpika Hub, which he opened in February this year.
Chipata Hub is another facility that has been constructed that awaits commissioning.
Other Medical Stores Regional Hubs under construction includes Luanshya, Choma, Mongu and Kabompo
The Government through the Ministry of Health is constructing regional Hubs in the country as a robust intervention aimed at addressing the last mile inefficiencies in the medicine supply chain.