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Nigeria, 4th country with highest HIV/AIDS Victims, says Minister

As 1.9 million Nigerians live with HIV Gift Wada with Agency Report The Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, on Thursday said Nigeria had been ranked the 4th country with the highest number of people living with HIV/AIDS. The minister disclosed this at the launch of the 2018 Nigeria AIDS Indicator and Impact Survey

Aisha Buhari launches campaign against childhood AIDS in Nigeria

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Wife of Nigeria's President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari,  has on Friday  launched a campaign against HIV tagged:  "Free to Shine",  to  fight against mother to child transmission of HIV and AIDS in Nigeria. Mrs Buhari while speaking at the launch in Abuja explaines that the aim  was to eliminate mother-to-child

World AIDS Day: Over 1m Nigerians on life saving medication — NACA

 Stresses need for early HIV testing Godsgift Onyedinefu As Nigeria joins the world to mark the 2018 world aids day, The National Agency for The Control of AIDS (NACA) has stressed the need for early HIV testing to ascertain ones status before it's too late. The Director General, NACA Dr. Sani Aliyu

NACA, UN, empowers 100 vulnerable women in conflict areas

Godsgift Onyedinefu A total of 100 vulnerable women and girls have been equipped with different livelihood skills through the economic empowerment programme by National Agency for the Control of Aids (NACA) in collaboration with UN Women, and other Civil Society Organisations (CSOs). The programme was mainly targeted at women and girls living

US invests $490 million to fight HIV/AIDS in Nigeria

•Says no person 'll be abandoned  Jude Johnson  The United States government has allocated $400 million to scale up treatment for people living with HIV/AIDS in Nigeria, the Presidential Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), an agency of the US  government, has said. The US government promised that nobody who is infected with HIV/AIDS will