Society reiterates cooperation with UNAIDS to attain HIV-free Nigeria
The Coalition of Civil Society Networks on HIV/AIDS in Nigeria (COCSNHIN) has promised to partner the Joint UN Programmes on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) to attain a zero HIV level in the country.
Why NACA ex-boss may get UNAIDS job
Though the resignation of the erstwhile Director-General of the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA), Prof Sani Aliyu, might have unsettled the system, there are indications that he might emerge as the next Executive Director of the Joint United Nations....
Tuberculosis spreading, becoming untreatable in Nigeria, experts warn
Medical experts have warned of the spread of the untreatable variant of tuberculosis (TB) in Nigeria.
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...
UNAIDS appoints Aisha Buhari as special ambassador
The Joint UN Programme on HIV and AIDS (UNAIDS) has appointed Wife of the President, Hajiya Aisha Buhari as UNAIDS Special Ambassador for the Elimination of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV and Promotion of Treatment for Children living with HIV in Nigeria. Mr Charles-Martin Jjuuko, Communications and Global Outreach Officer, UNAIDS Nigeria made this known in…
Birth control shot linked to HIV risk
Transitioning away from a popular contraceptive shot known as depot-medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) could help protect women in Sub-Saharan Africa...
Firm supports global coalition on HIV prevention
At the Inaugural Meeting of Global HIV Prevention Coalition held in Geneva, Switzerland, on October 10 to 11, 2017, StarTimes vice-president Guo Ziqi sent a strong message towards reaching the prevention targets of the 2016 Political Declaration on Ending AIDS.
Political will can end AIDS in West and Central Africa
The signs that political leaders are fulfilling their promise to redouble efforts to achieve the “2016 United Nations Political Declaration on ending AIDS” by 2030 are now clear.