Digitisation and computerisation of healthcare services at the Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike, Abia State has reached 75 per cent completion, the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Maduebibisi Ofo Iwe, who attained one year in office yesterday, has said.
Thomas Ofem is a Development and Health Communication practitioner with experience spanning the HIV/AIDS, Reproductive and Sexual Health, Tropical Infections as well as Democracy and Governance sectors.
The National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) has refuted media reports that less than 50 per cent of persons living with the Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV)/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) in Nigeria...
TotalEnergies Upstream Nigeria Limited has launched a school-based awareness campaign on Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) for secondary schools in Lagos State, as part of its yearly move to mitigate the spread of the disease.
In commemoration of World AIDS Day, yesterday, the South West Zonal coordinator of Civil Society for HIV/AIDS in Nigeria (CiSHAN), Aladeyelu Azeez Adebayo, urged government to end inequalities that drive the disease and other pandemics.
Concerned stakeholders in Imo State have asked Governor Hope Uzodimma to invest adequate funds in the efforts to control the rate of HIV/AIDs cases in the state.
Ideally, the response to HIV/AIDS is one that demands concerted drives across vertical and horizontal angles; involving all segments of the society from governments at all levels to civil society organizations...
9 Nov 2021
The recent decision of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria (NICN) in suit No. NICN/LA/410/2019: Adewunmi Akinola v Ocean Marine Solutions Limited, given on October 25, 2021 by Hon. Justice I.G. Nweneka, has again brought to the fore...
15 Oct 2021
The Lead for the National Prevention of Mother-To- Child Transmission of HIV and AIDS (PMTCT) at National AIDS and STI Control has advocated for state governments to procure HIV commodities to boost PMTCT. Dr Gbenga Ijaodola, PMTCT Assistant Director, made the appeal in Calabar, on Thursday, at a three-day workshop to reinvigorate and produce a…
14 Oct 2021
The Federal Government has expressed commitment to global drive to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV and ensure zero new infections by 2025.
22 Aug 2021
According to The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), there were 37.6 million people in the world living with HIV in 2020, where 35.9million were adults and 1.7million were children (less than 15 years). Even with the improvements in HIV awareness, access to testing, and improvements in care, there is still some misinformation about…
5 Aug 2021
A group of prominent HIV/AIDS organizations have reached out to rapper DaBaby for a private meeting after his controversial comments about people living with HIV/AIDS. 11 organizations, including GLAAD and the Black AIDS Institute, have requested a private meeting with the Charlotte rapper to educate him about HIV in the hopes that he could serve…