”AIDS has no cure” – NEPWHAN President

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By Ikenna Osuoha

Abuja – Mr Abdulkadiri Ibrahim, President, Network of People living with /AIDS Nigeria (NEPWHAN) on reiterated that /AIDS had known cure sight.

Ibrahim told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Abuja that it wrong for some religious bodies, herbalists and spiritualists to deceive people with lies of cure.

He the people living with /AIDS to disregard such claims which were utterly based on falsehood.

“AIDS has cure, anybody telling you to the contrary is just lie,” Ibrahim said.

The president cautioned against carelessness and risky behaviors, adding that only regular intake of Anti Retroviral Therapy (ART) in compliance prescription to achieving viral load.

According to him, as long as one continues to take or her drugs timely, there is tendency that he or she will live a healthy and longer life.

Ibrahim, however, called for more awareness creation and sensitization on facts and of HIV/AIDS, which he said the way forward.

He commended the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) over the campaign against the scourge, stressing that effective among stakeholders was imperative to achieve a HIV free society.