Tag HIV/AIDS

SFH Identifies One Major Way The Fight Against HIV/AIDS Can Be Won Among Adolescents & Young Women

The Society for Family Health, SFH, has revealed one major way the fight against HIV/AIDS can be won in Nigeria. According to the Director, Global Fund HIV Programme, Omoregie Godspower, HIV/AIDS fight can only be won by targeting the lifestyle

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‘How HIV stigma, discrimination caused me unplanned pregnancy’ -Adeola Ajetunmobi Recounts Heartbreaking Experience

According to recent findings by the Nigeria AIDS Indicator and Impact Survey, NAIIS, women aged 15–49 years are more than twice as likely to be living with HIV than men (read here). As a result, women have been positioned as

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Heartbreaking Recount Of A Dad Who Lost His Teen Daughter To Carnal Abuse Will Make You Sceptical Of Family Members

Issues of child molestation and sexual or carnal abuse are one that is ravaging many young children all over the world. Time has shown that most of this evil act is often carried out by someone close to the victim

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Women Empowerment Key In Fight Against HIV/AIDS – DG, National Agency for the Control of AIDS

The acting Director-General of the National Agency for the Control of Aids, Dr. Kayode Ogungbemi, has said that empowering young women to be economically independent would go a long in checking the spread of HIV/AIDS. Ogungbemi made the statement on

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Married and Living With HIV/AIDS: Nigerian Women Share Their Sad Stories

Stories have been told of Nigeria women living with HIV whose marriages end up suffering because of their status. Despite the fact that human rights institutions, groups and donor agencies fight domestic violence, violence against women and girls living with

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‘HIV/AIDS is not a death sentence’… See Before and After Photos of Woman Living with HIV

Here are photos of a Nigerian woman identified as Folake, a survivor of HIV/AIDS who benefited from the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDs Relief (PEPFAR). According to reports, Folake received antiretroviral (HIV) treatment at a CDC/IHVN-supported treatment site (NIMR,

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HIV/AIDS Activist Kecia Johnson Shares Story of How She Contracted the Virus Aged 22

Kecia Johnson is an HIV/AIDS Activist and she goes round the world speaking to and inspiring others living with the virus. She has been living with AIDS for 11 Years. Kecia was a 19-year-old sophomore at Sam Houston State and

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Nigerian Man Allegedly Infects Wife with HIV/AIDS, Human Rights Activists Seek Justice (Details)

Human rights activist, Dr. Joe Okei-Odumakin is currently seeking justice for a married woman, Mrs Titilayo Emiabata whose husband, Kazeem Owolabi Emiabata, deliberately infected with HIV/AIDS and threw her out of their matrimonial home in August. A statement released by Dr.

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“I married my wife a virgin….” Governor Ben Ayade Revealed On World Aids Day  

Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade, revealed yesterday, that he married his wife, Dr. Linda Ayade, a virgin, which is the pride of Africans, who value the virtues of chastity. The governor, who described his wife as one of such

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94,000 Pregnant Women In Zamfara Are HIV Positive – USAID Reports

A United States Agency for International Development (USAID) funded programme has revealed no fewer than 94,141 pregnant women are HIV/AIDS positive in Zamfara State. This was made known through Management Services for Health Organisation, the USAID Prevention and Organisational Systems-AIDS

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