Wednesday, October 5, 2022

HIV

September 10, 2022

New HIV infections down by 45% globally: UNAIDS

He added that with access to treatment, HIV positive persons have become free to enjoy life just like any HIV negative person.

Leo Zekeng
August 2, 2022

Nigeria joins UN alliance to end AIDS in children by 2030

“We can be the generation who end AIDS in children.”

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August 1, 2022

Nobel laureates, actors seek access to groundbreaking new HIV medicines

The current best PrEP option is approximately $60 per person per year.

Nobel laureates, actors seek access to groundbreaking new HIV medicines
July 7, 2022

Nigeria’s Ijeoma Ajibade appointed Chief of Staff to Archbishop of Canterbury

As a community activist, Ms Ajbade has spent several years working on human rights, and HIV awareness and prevention.

Ijeoma Ajibade
July 1, 2022

Untreated malaria may cause mental problem, expert warns

According to the World Malaria Report by the WHO, there were 241 million malaria cases and 627,000 malaria deaths worldwide in 2020.

June 26, 2022

HIV: 77 persons test positive in Taraba

“The 76 out of the 77 victims have already been linked for treatment with various health facilities across the state.”

February 15, 2022

SDGs: UN announces additional $54.5 million for five countries

The investments include a platform that encourages healthy sexual and reproductive habits, and HIV prevention in Kenya.

United Nations Sustainable Development Goals
December 29, 2021

Russia introduces compulsory fingerprinting, medical examination for foreigners

Under the rules, foreigners must be tested for tuberculosis, syphilis and HIV.

Vladimir Putin
December 2, 2021

All intending Kano couples must obtain HIV/AIDS certificate: Mrs. Ganduje

About 35,000 persons are living with HIV/AIDS in Kano, the state health commissioner says.

Hafsat Ganduje
November 26, 2021

Fight against HIV severely affected by COVID-19 pandemic: UN

Around 80 million people worldwide have so far been infected with the HIV virus and 36.3 million people have died.

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