The federal government plans to provide funds for the treatment of an additional 50,000 people living with HIV in Nigeria every year, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, has said.
He said the plan is in line with the government’s commitment to continue to address challenges that constitute barriers to accessing HIV treatment in the country.
There are about 3.2 million Nigerians living with HIV/AIDS, with only one million currently on treatment.
Also, the treatment of 90 per cent of those are being funded by donor agencies.
Chisom Opara, CEO Login Bloggers Africa and Convener of Bloggers Gala and
Awards, Nigeria and Men Empowerment Blogger have been announced among speakers
for the 2019 Ghana Bloggers Summit to be hosted at the SB Incubator from November
1st to 2nd 2019.
will join Hon Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, Ghana's Minister for Information and
Nigerian famous blogger, Linda Ikeji who have also been announced to deliver
the keynote addresses at the much anticipated summit.