The Director General of the National Agency for the Control of AIDS, Dr. Gambo Aliyu, has urged all Nigerians to use the occasion of Valentine’s Day to get tested for HIV.
- With the day symbolizing love and togetherness, especially Dr young people, Dr. Aliyu believes that it presents an opportune moment to prioritize one’s health and well-being.
- By knowing their HIV status, individuals can take the necessary steps to manage the virus and prevent its spread.
As Nigeria joins the rest of the world in celebrating Valentine’s Day, it is important to remember the importance of taking care of oneself and one’s loved ones.
He highlighted the significance of knowing one’s HIV status as a crucial step towards preventing, treating, and managing the virus.