Supply chain challenges across the globe have laid bare the inefficiencies of the distribution system framework amidst the pandemic. Considering its enduring impact on the global pharmaceutical market, better operational structure and resilient operational framework are the basis for seamless manufacturing requirements in hindsight. For continents like Africa, ninety-six (96) % of their drug demand is fulfilled by importation, which collectively affects the availability of drugs (Onyango, 2021).
Over the decades, with the inception of strict Regulatory regimes, life sciences companies have launched numerous medicinal products in the market prioritizing the end user’s safety. But only few have remained popular sustaining the market competition while many fail to break the initial Regulatory barriers because of incompliant practices.