Sustaining free HIV treatment in Nigeria
Nigeria may not be able to meet the National Strategic Framework (NSF) 2017-2021 Targets and the United Nations 90-90-90 ambitious treatment plan...
NLC, others decry non-release of anti-HIV drugs from ports
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and some civil society organisations may protest non-release of antiretroviral drugs held up at various seaports across the country.
200,000 living with HIV in Oyo – NACA DG
Dr Sani Aliyu, Director-General, National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) says an estimated 200,000 people are living with HIV in Oyo State.
Information ministry, NBC, 91 others not complying with FOI act, says report
A report by the Public and Private Development Center (PPDC) has revealed that the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture, the National Broadcasting Commission...
ALCO charges member countries on integrated disease surveillance, response
The Abidjan-Lagos corridor Organization (ALCO) has charged member countries on strengthening cross-border information sharing on integrated disease surveillance and response.
Prof. Babatunde Osotimehin: A reporter’s delight
Prof. took it upon himself with the blessings of former President Olusegun Obasanjo to kick-start the most ambitious Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV)/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) prevention and treatment programme in the world.
‘Osotimehin died watching television’
Professor Babatunde Osotimehin might have died of heart attack while watching television in his sitting room, The Guardian reliably gathered.
Babatunde Osotimehin passes on at 68, government, UNFPA, NACA, others mourn
Eulogies have continued to pour in for the first Director General (DG) of the National Agency for Control of AIDS (NACA), former Minister of Health and Executive Director of United Nations Population Fund...