A HIV-free generation is possible, says NACA
As children in Nigeria join their counterparts across the globe to celebrate World Children’s Day today, the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) has urged Nigerians to take a moment to think about children living with HIV and their families.
Nigeria begins process to develop HIV vaccine
Director General of NACA, Dr. Sani Aliyu, yesterday, in Abuja, at a press conference to mark the 20th anniversary of the annual HIV Vaccine Advocacy Day, said recent developments have indicated that...
AIDS survey committee inaugurated
Director General (DG) of the National Agency for Control of AIDS (NACA), Dr. Sani Aliyu, stressed that in “our quest to end AIDS, if there is no accurate collection of data then there are no targets; no plans and sourcing of funds become ineffective.”
NACA charges government on improved funding for HIV/AIDS campaign
The National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) has stated the need for the Federal Government to allocate more funds to tackle the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) and the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV).
Tuberculosis claims 5,000 lives daily, says WHO
Director General of NACA, Dr. Sani Aliyu, said TB and HIV control programmes are intrinsically-linked and have many things in common, therefore, a collaborative effort backed by a coherent and robust approach at national and sub-national levels..
NACA seeks support for women living with HIV/AIDS
As part of activities to mark the International Women’s Day (IWD), the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) has called for support for women living with and affected...
Ezeibe has not gone through requisite steps, says Ihekweazu
>Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) on Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) Abuja. Chikwe Ihekweazu is an epidemiologist and consultant public health physician.
Stigma, discrimination threaten plan to end AIDS scourge by 2030
If stigma and discrimination are not addressed appropriately, it will result in more people getting infected with Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV)/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome...