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Ghana now world’s largest medical drone delivery service country – Veep Bawumia

World'S Largest Medical Drone Delivery Service Country
Ghana Now World’S Largest Medical Drone Delivery Service Country
World’s largest medical drone delivery service
Ghana now world’s largest medical drone delivery service country,Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia reveals.

The Vice President of the Republic of Ghana has said Ghana has made progress in it medical drone delivery service since it was launched and currently the largest in the world.

Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia on November 2,2021, giving a public lectures on the topic “Transforming An Economy Through Digitization: The Ghana Story”, at Ashesi University applauded the government and Zipline for their achievement in the medical sector.

“Ghana was the second country in Africa after Rwanda to implement the delivery of medical supplies through drones. There are four Zipline distribution centers currently…and these four centers deliver about on average, they do 100 flights a day. This December, we will add two more centers at Anum in the Eastern Region to cover all of the Afram plains and 90% of the Volta Region and then we will add a center in Kete-Krachi which will cover Oti Region and three districts in Bono East and North-East Gonja district of Savannah…”, he said.

The Vice President went on to state that the modernization of the health sector has made Ghana world’s largest medical drone delivery service.

“What is even more impressive is that the drone centers are 100 percent manned by talented young Ghanaians [100%]. They are the flight operators and everything and it is really a sight to behold when you see them in action”.

The Ghana medical drone delivery journey
The President of the Republic of Ghana,H.E. Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo-Addo last 2-year, April 2019,in partnership with Zipline Drones unveiled a fleet of drones to help improve medical delivery service in the country.

“No one in Ghana should die because they can’t access the medicine they need in an emergency,” the president said.

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