Egypt’s health minister to inaugurate AFri Egypt Medical Centre in Uganda

Ahram Online , Monday 18 Oct 2021

Minister of Health Hala Zayed is set to witness on Monday the inauguration of the AFri Egypt Medical Centre in Jinja, Uganda, as part of Egypt's efforts to boost bilateral cooperation in various fields.

Hala Zayed
Egyptian Health Minister Hala Zayed arrived in Uganda on Monday to attend the inauguration of a medical centre in the East African country (photo courtesy of the Egyptian Ministry of Health)

Zayed had arrived in the Ugandan capital along with a delegation of health officials earlier today.

The centre was established by a consortium of Egyptian private and state-owned drug manufacturers, including the Arab Company for Drug Industries and Medical Appliances (ACDIMA) and the Holding Company for Pharmaceuticals.

Egypt is keen to provide all means of support to improve the health system in Uganda and other African countries in light of strong relationship between Egypt and all African countries, read a statement by the health ministry.

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