Nigeria needs additional N6b to meet agenda for HIV treatment, says UN
To meet President Muhammadu Buhari’s pledge on treating more people living with Human Immuno-Deficiency Virus (HIV)/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome...
Developing HIV vaccine feasible in near future, says NACA
The National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) has said that although progress in Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) vaccine development by the scientific community continues to raise hope that one day this feat will be achieved, a lot of work is still required.
Empowered women will help break cycle of poverty, disease, reduce HIV burden in Nigeria, says NACA
Ahead of the 2018 International Women’s Day, today March 8, the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) has called on all stakeholders to rededicate and reposition themselves towards improving the quality of life for women- mothers, sisters and daughters.
NACA boss wants legal protection from HIV-related discrimination
The Director General of the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA), Dr. Sani Aliyu, has advocated legal protection from HIV-related discrimination.
NACA advances solutions to HIV, gender-based violence
As part of activities to commemorate 16 days of activism on Gender Based Violence (GBV) for 2017, the National Agency for Control of AIDS (NACA) is advancing economic empowerment initiatives for addressing Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) intersections with GBV. Every year, the 16 days of activism against GBV is commemorated from November 25 (the International…
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...