Nigeria: HIV – Reps, NACA Partner On Sustainability of Response

By Patience Ivie Ihejirika National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA), USAID and the National…

Ghana: Urgently Find Antidote to Invasion of Strange Mosquitoes

The invasion of a new breed of mosquitoes causing illness in four districts in the Eastern…

Africa: Reducing Malaria Could Boost Africa’s Economy By $126.9 Billion – Report

By Leshi James The report noted that Nigeria’s economy could gain $35 billion and international trade…

Zambia: Drought Emergency in Zambia – Child Marriage, HIV and Hunger On the Rise for Women and Girls

Southern Province, Zambia — “They don’t have any food, and the teenagers can become vulnerable,” said…

Africa: HIV Breakthrough – Drug Trial Shows Injection Twice a Year Is 100 Percent Effective Against Infection

analysis By Linda-Gail Bekker A large clinical trial in South Africa and Uganda has shown that…

Nigerian Govt Launches Advisory, Task Force to Eliminate Malaria

By Leshi James The ministerial task force, the minister said, will comprise Nigeria-based stakeholders with in-depth…

Nigeria: ‘160,000 Kids Living With HIV in Nigeria’

By Luminous Jannamike The Christian Council of Nigeria (CCN) has urged the government and relevant stakeholders…

Ghana: No HIV Drugs Locked At Port, Only Mosquito Nets – Health Ministry Clarifies

By Shadrack Abbey The Public Relations Officer (PRO) at the Ministry of Health, Isaac Offei Baah,…

South Sudan: A Lack of Food Adds to Challenges for People Living With HIV and TB in South Sudan

press release In South Sudan, over seven million people are expected to face acute food insecurity…

Zimbabwe Has 8,000 Doses of Cabotegravir Anti-HIV Drug

By George Maponga in Masvingo Zimbabwe has 8,000 doses of injectable pre-exposure prophylaxis drug, cabotegravir, for…