Nigeria accounts for over 25 % of new HIV child infections
Nigeria accounts for more than a quarter of all new Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) infections among children globally and only half of pregnant women living with the virus are tested for the disease.
HIV treatment soars, but young African women suffer
The number of HIV-infected people taking anti-retroviral medicine has doubled in just five years, the UN said Monday, while highlighting high infection rates among young African women.
Nigeria facing shortage of Anti retro-viral drugs – UNAIDS
The Joint UN Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), says it is working to address the growing shortage of anti retro-viral drugs in various health facilities in Nigeria.
Youths seek government’s attention on development issue
Following last week’s visit of the United Nations Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, Ahmad Alhendawi, to Nigeria to discuss the United Nations (UN’s) programme in the country, young people ...