MANILA, Philippines – Actress Angel Locsin was able to meet U2's frontman Bono when the Irish rock star graced a Philippine Red Cross event on Tuesday, December 10.
On Instagram, Angel shared: "High salute to my love, Bono, the multi-awarded U2 frontman who has also been a frontman for advocating social justice worldwide. Despite his tight schedule, he have chosen to accommodate [the Philippine Red Cross'] invitation and introduce us to this new technology of saving human lives through aerial drones.
"Looking forward to this faster, easier, and hi-tech way to get blood where it's needed, especially to remote places with poor road infrastructure and devastated by calamities. Thanks to you, Bono, Senator [Richard Gordon], Philippine Red Cross, and Zipline."
Aside from meeting Bono, she also got to have one of her souvenirs signed by him.
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Bono was the guest of honor at the launch of a blood delivery by drone service in partnership with Zipline. The blood delivery service is set to launch in the summer of 2020.
U2 is in the Philippines for a one-night concert at the Philippine Arena on Wednesday, December 11. – Rappler.com