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NACA National Coordinator Urges Journalists To Assist In Information Dissemination 

THE south south Coordinator of National Agency for the Control of Aids NACA Dr Uduak Daniel, has urged journalists to support NACA in information dissemination to members of the public as it affects HIV/AIDS
Dr Uduak Daniel gave the charge during the inauguration of an advocacy committee in Benin City , Edo State
The committee made up of media personnel, is expected to create awareness that will reduce to the barest minimum the spread of HIV/AIDS as well as create the much needed awareness for attitudinal change amongst members of the society
In a lecture, Edo SACA coordinator , Mr Oguta Amidu, revealed that the South-South states of Nigeria,have the highest Prevalence of HIV/AIDS with Edo State having 1.9 percent
He added that with  the coming of board of journalists, there is hope that the situation will be brought under control
The newly Inaugurated HIV Response Advocacy team , is drawn from the  Print and electronic Media.
By Peace Iguehiduwa Agbonghae           SACA/ EDO MEDIA

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