Stakeholders task government on early diagnosis of HIV/AIDS in infants
The Federal Government has been urged to pay serious attention to early diagnosis of Human Immuno Virus and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) in infants.
Deaths and electricity generator fumes
Aside from terrorism, threats to our lives are ceaselessly coming left, right and centre, and we still seem uncertain as to when the next will hit us.
Why Nigeria, Russia, Florida have worst HIV/AIDS indices
Scientists have provided explanation why Nigeria, Russia, and Florida in the United States (US) have worst outcomes for Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV)/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) in the world.
Akwa Ibom government evolves new method to check HIV/AIDS spread
The Akwa Ibom State government has evolved new method named Test and Start Approach that would help ascertain the number of HIV/AIDS positive persons in the state.Director and Project Manager, Akwa Ibom State Agency for the Control of AIDS, Dr. Nkereuwem Etok.....
FG to hands-off HIV/AIDS control to states
The Federal Government may next year hand over the management of HIV/AIDS to states.The coordinator of the Abia State AIDS Control/Programme, Dr. Rock Hemuka disclosed this yesterday.He spoke at an advocacy meeting on maternal, new born and child health forum in Umuahia, the state capital.
LASG sensitizes abattoir stakeholders on HIV/AIDS
Speaking at the workshop, Titilayo Abraham Onu, Program manager for HIV Prevention unit, urged all stakeholders to maintain good health and prevent spread of diseases. She noted that the safety of stakeholders must come first before the distribution of meat to the public.
‘States may be required to fund treatment of HIV/AIDS patients’
State governments may be required to fund treatment of persons affected by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) as donor agencies gradually withdraw their assistance due to paucity of funds. The National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) Head, Performance Management Division, Kemi Ladeinde, who stated this during an advocacy…
People living with HIV/AIDS mourn dead colleagues
From the Network of People Living With HIV/AIDS (NEPWHAN) in Taraba State came a startling revelation that over 892 members of the network had died between 2015 and 2017.
Government seeks private sector partnership in cancer, HIV/AIDS awareness
The Lagos State government has identified the need to explore the private sector involvement in its drive to increase public awareness of cancer, HIV/AIDS to further stem the spread of these diseases.