The National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) says it is cooperating with the National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development (NIPRD) to build up HIV/AIDS mediation center.
This is contained in a quarterly publication of the office on its exercises and projects for the year.
The Director of Medical Biotechnology, NABDA, Prof. Alex Akpa, said there was have to set up a HIV working environment intercession facility to control the spread of HIV/AIDS in the nation.
Akpa said the center would minimize the quantity of undetected HIV positive people in the working environment and kill sprouting ones.
As per him, the coordinated effort with NIPRD and different offices like the National Action Committee on HIV/AIDS (NACA) and Aids Health Care Foundation (AHF) would accomplish the craved outcomes.
“The point of the program is to minimize the quantity of undetected HIV positive people in the work environment and take out growing contaminations.
“It will likewise decide the commonness of HIV contamination among staff of NABDA and Lugbe people group and make more mindfulness and wipe out HIV shame.
“Create proficient HIV/AIDS mediation for powerless gatherings also coordinate HIV testing with essential clinical trial of pioneering diseases,” Akpa said.
The executive clarified that the supplier started testing and advising and in addition group based HIV testing and administrations technique was to be received as a procedure to accomplish comes about.
Akpa said it would be done in accordance with the World Health Organization (WHO) 5Cs criteria, which are Consent, Confidentiality, Counseling, Correct and Connection.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the record additionally said that the facility would likewise be a referral point