Wednesday, 16th December 2015: His Highness the Aga Khan Imam (Spiritual Leader) of the Shia Ismail Muslims and founder and chairman of the Aga Khan Development Network arrived today at the invitation of H.E. President Yoweri Museveni to announce the land grant and initiation of the Aga Khan University Hospital Kampala.
The Aga Khan University is to build a new teaching hospital in Kampala. The University Hospital will provide world class care and medical education for Ugandans.
The University has been granted a site in the Nakawa area of Kampala to build the hospital. The University Hospital in Kampala will be part of an integrated healthcare system in East Africa dedicated to providing high-quality health care service, education and research that will work to improve the health of all Ugandans.