Tag: AIDS

FG Committed to End HIV Epidemic by 2030 – Osinbajo

Henry Solomon- November 29, 2018

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday in Abuja said the Federal Government would increase the number of people on anti-retroviral treatment as part of commitment ... Read More

American and Chinese Scientists Discover How Enzyme Fights HIV

Henry Solomon- April 3, 2018

American and Chinese scientists have identified how a multi-functional enzyme works to fight diseases including HIV infection and autoimmune disorders. The study, published in the ... Read More

Zero Discrimination Day: Foundation challenges Nigerians on tolerance

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 2, 2018

AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), an NGO, has called on Nigerians to have zero tolerance for discrimination. AIDS Healthcare Foundation The acting Country Programme Manager of ... Read More

265 Disabled Persons Get Prosthetic AIDS in Kebbi

Suleiman Idris- December 4, 2017

  The wife of Kebbi State Governor, Hajiya Aisha Bagudu, on Sunday distributed prosthetic aids to People With Special Need (PWSN) to make their living ... Read More

Amina Mohammed Warns “AIDS Pandemic Far From Over”

Henry Solomon- June 2, 2017

Ms Amina Mohammed, Deputy UN Secretary-General, has warned that the AIDS pandemic was still far from over, saying more than 36.7 million people are living ... Read More

World Malaria Day: Saraki Reiterates Call For Nigeria To Access $300milllion Malaria Bond

Abdul Jimoh- April 25, 2017

Senate President, Bukola Saraki Reiterates Call For Nigeria To Access $300milllion Malaria Bond The Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has reiterated the Senate’s call ... Read More

Saraki Raises Alarm Over Withdrawal of International Funding for HIV/AIDS in Nigeria

Tanimu- April 7, 2017

Yusuph Olaniyonu, Abuja: President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Thursday called for increased global attention for HIV/AIDS funding in Nigeria. In a ... Read More

Senate Wants Verification of HIV Cure Claim By University Don

Henry Solomon- February 14, 2017

The Senate Committee on Primary Healthcare, Communicable and Non Communicable Diseases, on Tuesday urged the National Primary Health Care Development Agency to authenticate the claim ... Read More

#AIDS: Respond To AIDS Cure Claim By Nigerian Scientist

Suleiman Idris- February 7, 2017

  Nigeria And HIV-AIDS Our attention has been drawn to a recent media statement by Maduike Ezeibe, a Professor of Veterinary Medicine and Clinical Virology ... Read More

African Targets to End AIDS, TB and Malaria by 2030

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 20, 2016

Johannesburg, November 2016- Strengthening and strategic refocusing of Africa’s partnerships to respond effectively to continental priorities for sustainable development is a critical priority for the ... Read More

Billions Pledged to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria in Nigeria, Sub Sahara Africa

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 17, 2016

Global Funds Donor Conference Based on the report from Deutsche Welle, International donors have begun a drive aimed at raising billions to fight the AIDS, ... Read More

Exercise Crocodile Smile With Free Medical Outreach in Delta State

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 2, 2016

Medical and free HIV, Lassa fever lecture ongoing in Delta state Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman, Acting Director Army Public Relations reports that Troops of 4 ... Read More

Withdrawal Regime And The Preparedness of Nigerian Government To Completely Take Over HIV-AIDS Control And Treatment

Tanimu- December 13, 2015

Nigeria And HIV-AIDS Over the years Nigeria relied on international drugs for the treatment of the HIV virus. Today the donor countries and agencies are ... Read More

VP’s Wife Urges Proper Orientation of Youths to Combat AIDS

Abdul Jimoh- December 2, 2014

As part of activities to commemorate World AIDS Day, a lecture was organized for secondary schools in the Federal Capital Territory. In a message to ... Read More

DG NACA Says Statistics Show Nigeria Is Winning War Against HIV

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 2, 2014

Nigeria is winning the war against the HIV as statistics show a downward trend in the rate of people infected by the virus. The Director ... Read More