On Sunday, 15th December, 2019, the Vice President His Excellency Mahamadu Bawumiah inspected an ongoing works at the site for the third medical drone delivery service at Kukua near Walewale in the North East Region.
The facility when completed in January 2020, will host the largest warehouse under the drone programme and immediately serve 60 health facilities, with an expected scale up to 500 health facilities within a 100km radius in the five northern regions by the end of 2020.
The vice president expressed satisfaction at the pace of work, nothing that it was another component of the overall effort by Government to make healthcare more accessible to Ghanaians.
Twelve million people in Ghana have started benefiting from the launch of the world’s largest drone medical delivery service in April this year.
Up to 600 drone flights will be made each day, delivering vaccines, blood supplies and life-saving medicines to 2,000 health centres in remote areas around the country.
The service will operate out of four hubs, each hosting 30 drones, designed by Zipline, a California-based robotics company.
President Akufo-Addo, who officially inaugurated the new drone network at a ceremony in Omenako, said the service “represents a major step towards giving everyone in this country universal access to life-saving medicine”.
“No one in Ghana should die because they can’t access the medicine they need in an emergency,” said President Akufo-Addo.
Video: I Prophecy TB Joshua’s death – Prophet Nigel Gaisie – ghanapublisher.com
The founder and leader of Hill Chapel Worldwide Prophetic , Prophet Nigel Gaisie has linked a prophecy he gave during 31st December 2020 night vigil to the death of Nigerian popular prophet TB Joshua.
Video: Ghanaian Lady shot dead in Miami
A Ghanaian woman believed to be in her 30s has reportedly been shot and killed in the US.
The lady in question has been identified as Rachel Maame Adwoa Amuah.
She is reported to have been shot dead around 1:20am on the seventh-floor of a high rise building on the 698 NE First Avenue on Thursday, May 6, 2021.
Miami Local 10 News reporter that the police after receiving a distress call in the area found the victim severely wounded around her neck from an apparent gunshot.
Reports say she was taken to the Jackson Memorial Hospital’s Ryder Trauma Center in critical condition. She reportedly died shortly after.
A Miami Police officer named Kenia Fallat is quoted as saying “Right now, we have one person that has been detained and one possible witness that we are questioning at this time.”
Breaking: Billionaires Bill Gates and wife Melinda to get divorced after 27 years – ghanapublisher.com
In a message on the Microsoft founder’s Twitter account, the couple said they made the decision after “a great deal of thought and a lot of work on our relationship”.
Gates, the fourth richest man in the world with a net worth of $130bn, married Melinda in January 1994.
“Over the last 27 years, we have raised three incredible children and built a foundation that works all over the world to enable all people to lead healthy, productive lives,” they said.
“We continue to share a belief in that mission and will continue our work together at the foundation, but we no longer believe we can grow together as a couple in this next phase of our lives.
“We ask for space and privacy for our family as we begin to navigate this new life.
The couple, who married on a golf course on the Hawaiian island of Lanai, have three children together – Jennifer, Rory and Phoebe.
They live in an earth-sheltered mansion in the side of a hill overlooking Lake Washington in Medina, Washington.