Oyo to consider people with HIV for employment


Oyo to consider people with HIV for employment

As OYSACA donates palliatives to 39 HIV support groups

By Adeola Badru

IN its bid to cushion the impact of coronavirus on people with HIV (PLHIV) in the state, the Oyo State Agency for the Control of AIDS, (OYSACA) has donated relief packages to 39 HIV support groups in Ibadan, Ibarapa and Oke-Ogun zones of the state.

The Chairman of the Agency, Engineer Olufunke Makinde, while speaking through the Executive Secretary of the Agency, Dr Waheed Akinola Lanre Abass in an interview after presenting palliatives to beneficiaries in Ibadan on Friday, stated that the present administration in the state was passionate about the welfare of the people with HIV, been a major part of the people who are greatly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, currently ravaging the world.

Abass also noted that apart from the distribution of relief package, the agency was poised to ensure that the PLHIV who have the required qualifications were offered employment in the ongoing recruitment exercise into…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper