AIDS

World AIDS DAY: 1.6m Nigerians die of AIDS — UNAIDS

Dr Erasmus Morah, the Country Representative, Joint UN Programme on HIV and AIDS (UNAIDS), says no fewer than 1.6 million Nigerians died of HIV/AIDS since the outbreak of the epidemic in 1985. He made...

Access to HIV medicines severely impacted by COVID-19 as AIDS response stalls – WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) says 73 countries have warned that they are at risk of stock-outs of Antiretroviral (ARV) medicines as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. WHO in a statement posted on its website said countries should seek...

2020 International Condom Day: Foundation to distribute 250,000 free condoms

AIDs Health Care Foundation (AHF), a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), will distribute 250,000 condoms in six states of the federation in commemoration of the 2020 International Condom Day (ICD), Mr Steve Aborisade, the Advocacy and Marketing Manager, said. ALSO READ:Congestion: no vessel diverted...
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Growing incidence of cancer disease in Nigeria, worrisome- Expert

A Consultant Ocular Oncologist, Dr Abia Nzelu, has decried the growing incidence of cancer disease in Nigeria...
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Pakistan to receive 500,000 vaccine doses as gift from China

Pakistan is set to receive half a million doses of COVID-19 vaccine from its neighbour and ally China this January .

Vaccine doses rescued from severe floods in Britain

British emergency services worked through the early hours of Thursday morning to prevent severe flooding damaging a store of doses of the...

FRSC boss insists on compulsory use of speed limit device

The Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Dr Boboye Oyeyemi has said that all stakeholders must ensure compulsory installation of speed...

Morison Industries appoints Oladeja as Managing Director

Morison Industries Plc has notified the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), stakeholders and the investing public of the appointment of Mr Adesoji Oladeja,...