Minister of Higher Education Nkandu Luo says government is in the process of coming up with modalities to dismantle debt at the three public universities.
Professor Luo says the ministry plans to dismantle debt for the past 3 years which includes salaries for lecturers and statutory debt.
She said this when she addressed student union bodies from various colleges and universities in Lusaka.
The minister says the ministry came up with a committee to help find modalities of how to dismantle the debt.
And Professor Luo has disclosed that 36 million U.S dollars has been sourced to construct an Eleven storey building for health sciences at Ridgeway campus.
And representative of the student’s unions Enoch Kalange has called on government to prioritize the needs of learning institutions by helping create a conducive environment.