• About 5.7m Nigerians have HIV/AIDS, says African former leaders

    About 5.7m Nigerians have HIV/AIDS, says African former leaders

    Former African leaders under the umbrella of Champions for AIDS-Free Generation (AFG) yesterday raised the alarm that about 5.7 million Nigerians, representing three per cent of the nation’s 170 million population, are infected with the deadly Human Immuno Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS).

    The group, represented by a former President of Botswana, Festus Mogae, and a former Vice-President of Uganda, Speciosa Wandira-Kazibwe, revealed this yesterday, when they visited the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, in his office, in company […]