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HIV/AIDS: People travel from Nigeria to London to get treatment – Expert

SOME Nigerians travel to foreign countries, including London in the United Kingdom, to access care for HIV/AIDS, an expert on the disease, Kema Onu,...

1.6 million Nigerians living with HIV on treatment – NACA DG 

THE Director-General, National Agency for the Control of AIDS Gambo Aliyu, says Nigeria doubled the number of people receiving treatment for HIV/AIDS within the...

Inside the world of Nigerian women living with HIV/AIDS

Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infection and AIDS is one of the major public health crises prevalent among women in Nigeria. The ICIR’s NIYI OYEDEJI...
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Group urges government to close unmet gap of contraception for women living with HIV

  THE Federal Government has been urged to ensure that women living with HIV/AIDS in the country have adequate access to effective contraceptive methods in...

INVESTIGATION: Millions meant for combating HIV/AIDS in Nigeria end up in private pockets

The ICIR investigations show that hundreds of millions of naira released for HIV campaigns, counselling and testing services may have ended in private pockets...

With increasing number of infants living with HIV, Nigeria is failing to meet global target

LAST year, 1, 359 infants in Nigeria tested positive to HIV, a spike in mother-to child-transmission when compared to previous years. “1,359 is a challenge...
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Keep the promise on AIDS to Nigerians

  By Steve Aborisade The last decade witnessed great uncertainty in Nigeria’s HIV treatment program - a period of pseudo-scientists laying claims to cures and operating...

In Akwa Ibom, HIV/AIDS is 13 times more prevalent in married couples than in commercial sex workers

  Nkereuwem Etok, Programme Manager of the Akwa Ibom State Agency for the Control of AIDS (SACA), says the prevalence of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)...

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NASENI to use technology to combat oil theft, bunkering

THE National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI) has revealed its plan to adopt technology to stop bunkering...

Osun Labour Party governorship candidate defects to PDP

LASUN Yusuf, the Labour Party (LP) candidate in the 2022 Osun State governorship election has defected to the Peoples...

Kaduna govt confirms airstrikes on bandits hideouts

THE Kaduna State government has confirmed an airstrike on a terrorists' hideout by the Nigerian Air Force (NAF). Military airstrikes,...

Despite obstacles, IT companies in Nigeria intend to expand locally

DESPITE economic uncertainties, about 72 per cent of global businesses plan expansion into new markets through digital technologies, a...

EFCC commences public auction of over 400 forfeited cars in Lagos

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has commenced the auction of 435 cars, which are subjects of final...
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Nigerian fintech companies shame, threaten customers for late payment of loans

Edited by Ajibola AMZAT YETUNDE Adewole lost her phone in...

Illegal loan apps ignore Nigeria’s cyber laws, continue to shame customers

RAUFU Kareem took a loan from AddMoney, an app...

Russia’s ‘Satan 2’ nuclear missile NOT capable of destroying the whole world

AMID the ongoing Russia – Ukraine crisis, a viral post...

Behold candidates for the 2023 presidential election (LIST)

June 9 marks the end of the deadline given...

2023 presidential election: Behold politicians being touted as Nigeria’s next messiahs

ABOUT 18 months to the 2023 presidential elections, a...
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