ZAMBIA’S High Commissioner to India, Judith Kapijimpanga, has praised Eden University Zambia for recruiting doctors from India as lecturers in their medical school.
Kapijimpanga says the efforts by Eden University deserve commendation as the move contributes to the growth of tertiary education in Zambia.
She says Zambia High Commission in New Delhi, India, is happy that the private university has informed the mission regarding its process of recruiting authentic human resource.
“Zambia stands ready to benefit from the global medical hub, India, and the mission will be ready to facilitate visa processing for the right human resource,” says Kapijimpanga.
She said this at the Zambian Chancery in New Delhi, India, when Eden University Registrar Kashweka Hachamba called on her.
And Hachamba says most quality doctors who would be hired as medical lecturers in Zambia have been deployed to various parts of the country thereby leaving a gap in Lusaka.
She says her institution has progressed from a school of health sciences to a school of medicine
“Eden University is working well with the Higher Education Authority in recruiting rightful human resource from various countries in Africa,” says Hachamba.
She adds that Eden is working well in partnership with the Copperbelt University, University of Zambia and Kampala University of Uganda.
This is contained in a statement made available to Byta FM News by First Secretary Press and Tourism at the Zambian Mission in New Delhi, India