The Founder and CEO of Eco Medical Village, Mr. Peter Ahiekpo has  made a clarion call on government and well meaning Ghanaians to support the Eco Medical Village. According to him, this health intervention will help people in the local communities and it largest investment in the health sector which aims at promoting medical tourism and creating jobs.

Speaking with the media, he said, the Eco-medical Village project is set to create over 5,000 jobs and to provide the best healthcare services in Ghana and the West African  region as a whole. The CEO said, this project would help transform healthcare delivery in Ghana and will also serve as a destination for people in the sub-region of Africa. The project envisions the setting up of specialty centers of excellence in each ECOWAS member country to treat and manage specific illnesses. He added that, the aim of this project is to put Ghana on the map in terms of the best destination for global health tourism.

He also recommended Senior Minister, Hon Yaw Osarfo Marfo for supporting such a wonderful project in Ghana.

Eco-medical Village is a medical hospital organization/foundation in West Africa. Its activities take place in both Accra and local communities, where it benefits the local population by providing good medical care. Therefore, it fits the scope of, since this is a blog for local news and community development in the rural areas of Ghana. Eco-medical was founded five years back and it takes care of many people who need medical care.

This story was written by Bright Boadi from Hot FM in the Greater Accra region, reason for this publication is to let the public know the importance of the Eco-medical Village.