Last week, Thursday 6th February, 2020, six KIU graduates were inducted into the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria. These KIU stars include Shuaibu Hauwau Iyal, Ahmed Kamal Abdulkareem, Shehu Habiba, Adedeji Aminah Adeola, Lawani Blessing Ajike and Onyia Onyedikachukwu Stanislaus.
This council was set up by the Medical and Dental Practitioners Act Cap 221 (now Cap M8) Laws of Federation of Nigeria 1990. They are saddled with the responsibility of regulation of training and practice of Medicine, Dentistry and Alternative Medicine in Nigeria.
These amazing professionals graduated from the Kampala International University Teaching Hospital, the largest teaching hospital in Uganda, one of the best referral hospitals in the region and has the only accredited Dental Program in Uganda.