President Museveni has expressed readiness for the groundbreaking ceremony for the Aga Khan University Hospital in Uganda’s capital Kampala.The project is expected to have a 600 bed facility with 100 beds in the first phase.
The President on Wednesday met with the diplomatic representative of the Aga Khan Development Network and a senior executive team from the Aga Khan University Mr. Firoz Rasul at State House Entebbe.
In December 2015, President Museveni and His Highness the Aga Khan laid a brick at the Nakawa site to symbolize the foundation stone-laying for the Aga Khan University Hospital.
According Mr. Firoz Rasul, His Highness Aga Khan will be in Uganda in July to perform the ground-breaking ceremony with President Museveni to commerce construction works.
In the meeting, the President and his guest discussed the final designs and construction programme for the new world-class teaching hospital, with its associated education and housing facilities, planned for Kampala. See the artistic impressions here