Health Minister Chitalu Chilufya has with immediate effect removed Prof. Sekelani Banda as Health Professional Council of Zambia Board Chairperson.
And the Civil Service Commission, has recalled from secondment, HPCZ Registrar, Dr. Aaron Mujajati, and redeployed him to Ndola Central Hospital.
Dr. Chilufya has replaced Professor Banda with Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary in charge of Administration Dr. Kennedy Malama.
Professor Banda will continue to serve as Director Training in the Ministry of Health and will focus on the onerous task of operationalising the Levy Mwanawasa Medical University, in his capacity as Deputy Vice Chancellor designate for the University.
Dr. Chilufya has profusely thanked Prof Banda for his role in transforming HPCZ.