‘Don’t dissuade HIV/AIDS patients from taking anti-retroviral therapy’
Religious leaders have been told not to discourage their members, who are living with Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired ImmunoDeficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) from taking Anti-Retroviral...
‘U.S. spent $6 billion to support Nigeria on HIV/AIDS in 18 years’
The United States (U.S.) Consul-General in Nigeria, Claire Pierangelo, yesterday, disclosed that since 2003, the U.S. government had provided at least not less than $6 billion worth of assistance to Nigeria to fight HIV/AIDS in the country.
US invests $85tr globally in fight against HIV/AIDS in 18 years
United States (US) Ambassador to Nigeria, Mary Beth Leonard, yesterday, revealed that US government, through the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) has invested...
FG committed to ending HIV/AIDS transmission by 2024 — NACA
Dr Gambo Aliyu, the Director-General of National Agency for the Control of HIV/AIDS (NACA), says Federal Government is working assiduously and hopeful to end HIV/AIDS transmission by 2024.
Taking HIV sensitisation to schools key to ending transimission of virus, says Africare
In commemoration of the 2020 World’s AIDS day, Africare Nigeria through the Power Forward Project has taken sensitisation to schools in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, to raise awareness and educate students on Human Immuno-deficiency Virus ...
HIV/AIDS prevelance drops to 0.4 in Bauchi
The Bauchi State Government on Tuesday said HIV/AIDS prevalence in the state significantly dropped from 6.8 per cent recorded in 2001 to 0.4 per cent in 2019.
HIV/AIDS Prevention: NGOs urge FG to leverage pop culture to reach youths
A coalition of NGOS on Monday urged the Federal Government to utilise diverse popular culture (pop culture) as avenues to create awareness and sensitise youths on HIV/AIDS prevention.
COVID-19 poised to push global response to HIV/AIDS to the fringes
With the increasing number of coronavirus cases and death toll at the global and national levels, the World Health Organisation and the Centres for Disease Control declaredCOVID-19 a global and national emergency.