Kenya: Support Syringe Project for Drug Users, Says NGO
[The Star]There are more than 4,000 Injection Drug Users living with HIV at the Coast, a study has shown.
[Monitor] Peter Ngambenawe, 22, was born on December 10, 1997 in Kirwa Village, Kijuguta Ward, Kabale municipality. His parents separated before he was born and after two months, his mother left him with his great grandmother.
[Premium Times] Nearly one year after the first United Nations High-Level Meeting on Tuberculosis, world leaders have been called upon to implement immediate action on their commitments towards eradicating the disease globally.
[Vanguard] Wife of the Oyo State Governor, Mrs Tamunominini Makinde, says she will scale up HIV/AIDS response to put an end to the epidemic in the nearest future.
[Nation] Kenyan women on long-acting contraceptives recorded higher rates of sexually transmitted infections, compared to the general population, a new study reveals.
[The Herald] Zimbabwe has just started a national roll-out of the new antiretroviral drug, Dolutegravir (DTG), which is set to gradually wean off Tenolam E.
[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -It is high time learners are at the forefront of the fight against HIV/AIDS because they are the ones mostly affected and infected, says First Lady Neo Masisi.
[Vanguard] Abuja -Country Director, ActionAid Nigeria, Mrs. Ene Obi, has said corruption kills more people in Nigeria than HIV/Aids and malaria put together.
[Daily Trust] The National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) has enjoined Nigerians to reflect on the significance of the Eid-el-Kabir celebration to show love to people infected and affected by HIV/AIDS.
Conditions: HIV Infections; HIV/AIDS; Neisseria Gonorrheae Infection; Chlamydia Trachomatis Infection; Syphilis Infection Intervention: Drug: Doxycycline Sponsors: University of Washington; Kenya Medical Research Institute; Kenya National AIDS & STI Control Programme; University of California, San Francisco; National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Not yet recruiting