The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Menzgold, Nana Appiah Mensah (NAM1) has urged the Ghanaian government to deploy AI to combat the coronavirus pandemic. Nana believes there are several test kits that will make human beings know whether or not they have the virus in just twenty seconds.
According to him, it is 96% accurate as well and will be able to screen up to 200 people per minute while detecting their temperature within a range of 0.5 degrees Celsius.
His words, “The procurement of the AI system developed by a Chinese tech Baidu, which uses cameras equipped computer vision and infrared sensors to do temperature predictions of masses in public places that are indispensable like, Government Ministries and Agencies, transport terminals, Courts market places and so. The AI system is capable of screening up to 200 people per minute and detects their temperature within a range of 0.5 degrees Celsius.”