Wednesday, November 1, 2017

200,000 Living With HIV In Oyo State Alone

Dr Sani Aliyu, Director-General, National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) says an estimated 200,000 people are living with HIV in Oyo State.

He made the disclosure yesterday in Ibadan during a courtesy call on Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State at the executive council chamber of the governor’s office.

The delegation was led by Aliyu, included representatives of World Health Organisation, other international donor and funding agencies.

Aliyu stated that only 16,000 out of the estimated 200, 000 persons living with HIV in the state are currently on treatment.

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