May 27, 2017

NACA Marks Children’s Day, Says HIV-free Generation Possible

The National Agency for the Control of AIDS has said that it is possible to have a generation that is free of the infectious Human Immunodeficiency Virus. In a press release marking this year’s Children’s Day and signed by the agency’s Head of Corporate Communications Unit, Mrs. Toyin Aderibigbe, the […]
May 26, 2017

Nigeria Accounts For Significant Proportion Of HIV Positive Children – NACA chief

As Nigeria celebrates Children’s Day tomorrow, May 27th, the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA), has called on Nigerians to reflect on children living with HIV and their families, as the country still accounts for a significant proportion of children living with HIV/AIDS. May 27th is a day […]
May 19, 2017

HIV Vaccine Will Be Ready Soon – NACA Chief

Dr Sani Aliyu, the Director-General, National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA), has declared that the world is inching closer to licensable HIV vaccines due to the numerous significant progress on HIV vaccine research. The director-general made this known at a news conference as part of activities to commemorate […]
July 29, 2016

Photos: New heads of strategic health institutions in Nigeria appointed

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of heads of five strategic health institutions in the country. All the five appointments have already taken effect. The heads are: Nigerian Institute for Medical Research, NIMR:The head of the NIMR, Prof. Babatunde Salako was the Provost, College of Medicine at the University […]