Video: Dangerous ride to deliver

Video: Dangerous ride to deliver
Source: Ghana|Myjoyonline.com
Date: 04-12-2017 Time: 02:12:22:pm

Imagine a pregnant woman due for delivery sitting on a motorbike and on a dusty terrible road heading to a hospital to deliver.

That is a common sight in the Kpandai district of the Northern region where maternal mortality remains a big challenge.

According to the Ghana Health Service, 136 women died while giving birth in 2016 in the Northern region.

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Joojo Cobbinah reports that had it not been for the timely intervention of a Joy News crew another pregnant woman would have been a statistic of maternal mortality. 

Watch his report below:

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