Ghana eyes world record medical drone fleet to provide ‘universal access to life-saving medicine’

//Ghana eyes world record medical drone fleet to provide ‘universal access to life-saving medicine’

Ghana eyes world record medical drone fleet to provide ‘universal access to life-saving medicine’

Ghana launched on Wednesday a fleet of airborne drones carrying medical supplies to remote areas, with President Nana Akufo-Addo declaring it would become the “world’s largest drone delivery service”.The drones are part of an ambitious plan to leapfrog problems of medical access in a country with poor roads.“No one in Ghana should die because they can’t access the medicine they need in an emergency,” Akufo-Addo said as he launched the programme.“That’s why Ghana is launching the world’s largest…

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