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Number Of Lagosians That Tested Positive To HIV In 18 Months Will Shock You – See

No less than 24,890 Lagosians have tested positive to the dreaded HIV disease within 18 months in Lagos, Southwest Nigeria, says the Lagos State Government.

While 15,311 Lagosians tested positive to HIV in 2015, another 9,579 others tested positive to the disease between January and June 2016.

Chief Executive Officer of Lagos State Aids Control Agency, LSACA, Dr. Oluseyi Temowo disclosed the figures on wednenesday in Lagos.

At the event meant to mark this year’s World AIDS Day, Temowo disclosed that 616, 318 people were counseled, tested and received results between January and June 2016, out of which 9,579 individuals were found to be positive.

“In the year 2015, a total number of 599, 560 people were counseled, tested and received results out of which 15, 311 were found to be positive. In 2016 (1st Semester January to June), 616, 318 people were counseled, tested and received results out of which 9,579 individual were found to be positive. However, 52,803 positive individuals are currently on Antiretrovirals (ARVs),” he said.

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  • Kenny D Osonwa

    God help us. .

  • chika bibian

    Geez! Guys if u must play please play safe o

  • emekachilaka

    hehehehe may God help man picking

  • Mezzy Gilbert

    Even with all ds awareness of condoms and abstinence, smh

    • emekachilaka

      i fear oo

  • This is really alarming

  • Cornel Nwankwo

    This is terrible
    Where are they getting the HIV from

    • badmos

      Lol. Things dey happen for Lag o. Girls too plenty!!!

      • Mezzy Gilbert

        Guys no plenty

        • badmos

          Go there and see. Every evening, u see dem with big chest everywhere.

      • Kenny D Osonwa

        Them yakpa!!! !!

        • badmos

          Naso! Am sure u go sabi pass. Lol

          • Kenny D Osonwa

            Dey well ooooo

    • Mezzy Gilbert

      So many unprotected sex na

    • Kenny D Osonwa

      From the carriers.

  • Olovo Obinna

    That’s pretty alarming…..guys pls pls try and play safe oh

    • Cornel Nwankwo

      Good advice Mr. Olovo

      • Olovo Obinna

        Yea…take note

    • Kenny D Osonwa

      Abstinence, sure safe way.. ..But Olovo you fit? Lolz

      • Olovo Obinna

        Ahahahahahahahahaha…..my guy e hard to control a vehicle without brake oh..lol

        • Kenny D Osonwa

          Chei. ..so brake don spoil

          • Olovo Obinna

            Lol….na once e d spoil na…after that na forward ever…

          • Kenny D Osonwa

            And backwards never. You funny o

          • Olovo Obinna

            Hehehehe