SABC News - Fareed Abdullah


Sanac appoints new CEO

Monday 28 August 2017 14:06

The South African National AIDS Council (Sanac) has appointed Doctor Sandile Buthelezi as its new Chief Executive Officer effective from September.


“Reinvention of sex education key to fighting HIV/Aids scourge”

Tuesday 19 July 2016 10:40

South Africa needs to constantly reinvent ways to strengthen HIV/Aids education and awareness in a bid to fight the scourge.


South Africa has 6.8 million people infected with the HIV Virus.
SA continues to monitor the spread of HIV

Tuesday 5 July 2016 19:49

The National Health Department has resolved to issue anti-retroviral treatment to HIV positive people without checking their CD4 count.


Fight against AIDS gets a boost

Thursday 9 June 2016 16:45

The South African National AIDS Council says the adoption of a political declaration to accelerate AIDS response in the next five years, gives a new boost to the fight against the pandemic.


CEO of the South African National AIDS Council Fareed Abdullah.
Help for sex workers now a cellphone away

Saturday 12 March 2016 16:25

The government is to start offering sex workers legal support. This has emerged at the launch of the National Sex Workers HIV Plan in Johannesburg.


Reports say the prevalence of HIV infections is highest among sex workers and truck drivers in Africa
HIV-positive SA women sterilised against own will: Sanac

Thursday 11 June 2015 10:29

Sanac says hundreds of HIV-positive South African women have been sterilised against their wishes, because of their HIV status.


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