Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai has signed an agreement with Zipline on a plan to distribute medicines to hospitals and health centers using drones. ,
A statement from the governor’s delegation said Governor El-Rufai said the US-based Zipline company, which has a branch in Ghana, had chosen Kaduna State to see the state’s commitment to health. .
The governor added, “This initiative will enable us to distribute vaccines and vaccines to all parts of the state, especially where we are facing security challenges such as Birnin Gwari and Chikun.
Also, he said the plane has a refrigerator that will protect the quality of the medicines before they reach their destination.
“And they will be able to reach the destination quickly across Kaduna State. The process will begin by the end of March,” El-Rufai said.
And this system will help us create jobs for our youth since here in Kaduna they will be building these drones, ”he said.