A large-scale HIV vaccine trial has been stopped in South Africa.
Ensuring that people and communities have the power to choose, to know, to thrive and to demand is the key to ending AIDS
Deputy President David Mabuza says government is committed to fight the scourge of HIV and AIDS. He says more outreach programmes need to be conducted to educate people about the disease.
South Africa has announced announced a new drug to help with the spread of HIV/AIDS and new infections. Minister of Health Zweli Mkhize spoke about the medication on the side lines ahead of the main event commemorating World Aids Day on Sunday.
The North West provincial Health Department has attributed a high prevalence of people living with HIV in the Klerksdorp area to the influx of people from across the country and neighbouring countries who flocked to the area during the 1980’s seeking employment.