Share Tweet 44 Views no discussions Share Share HealthLifestyle HIV carriers in Caribbean and Latin America now 1.6 million by: – April 6, 2011 PANAMA CITY, Panama — The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) says there are about 1.6 million people in Latin American and the Caribbean carrying the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) that can cause the deadly disease AIDS.In releasing the findings of a new report for the state of HIV/AIDS, UNAIDS regional director Cesar Nunez said the region has not registered any improvement in the fight against the spread of HIV/AIDS.CMC reported that he urged governments to increase efforts to combat the spread of HIV, suggesting that work should be focused on prevention among younger people and at schools.“At this time of crisis, let us optimise the means and let us not fall into complacence,” he said.Nunez said, however, the region has the “best coverage of medicine available of HIV carriers” noting that about 51% of those living with the virus have access to HID/AIDS medicine.Source: Caribbean News Now! Sharing is caring!
In the groupâ€™s other match of the evening, Rickey Tarfa and Wiseview/ Grey Chapel are up in arms for the three points at stake.Also today, Banwo & Ighodalo will battle Templars while Jackson Etti & Edu tackle ADVOCAAT. In Game four of the evening, Pinheiro is expected to take on ACAS/UUBO. Tayo O/B Osipitan and Punuka are also in the fray for late evening clash.Last weekend, run away leader of Group D, Falana & Falana consolidated on its determination to retain the BOA Lawyers League title by crushing Tayo O/ B Osipitan 5-0. Tayo Fashesin scored a brace with Rasheed Ibrahim, Akin Dada and Kelvin Omoke contributing one goal each. Falana leads Group D on maximum nine points from three matches.BA Law/Probitas similarly hammered ADVOCAAT 4-0 with Deji Sanyaolu scoring a hattrick in the encounter. Lekan Ayinla got the fourth goal for BA Law/Probitas. Babalakin defeated AELEX 1-0 with Lawrence Ochulor scoring the lone goal.The 16th edition of the annual BOA Football Tournament for law firms is taking place at the Astroturf 2000 Facility in Ikoyi, Lagos.The tournament is held in memory of the late notable lawyer, Mr. Bankole Olumide Aluko, a founding partner in the law firm of Aluko & Oyebode (A & O).Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram Lagos State Ministry of Justice (LSMJ) stand the chance of extending the leadership of Group A of the 2018 BOA Lawyers League this afternoon if it succeeds in picking maximum points from ALS/ SP Ajibade this afternoon.Rickey Tarfa, LSMJ and Wiseview/ Grey Chapel are all tied on four points apiece from the first three matches played in the group with ALS/SP Ajibade and Aluko & Oyebode occupying the fourth and fifth spots.The Lagos judiciary team would definitely want to improve on the goalless draw it pulled against Aluko & Oyebode last weekend.
Wellington Police notes: Friday, March 18 – Sunday, March 20, 2016Friday, March 18, 2016â€¢12:45 a.m. Amos C. Essary, 32, Harper, was issued a notice to appear for illegal registration/illegal tag.â€¢2:15 a.m. Lindy A. Fike, 19, Wellington was issued a notice to appear for defective taillight.â€¢2:35 a.m. Officers investigated driving while license is suspended and littering from a vehicle in the 900 block W. 16th, Wellington.â€¢2:48 a.m. Kyle J. Sisson, 31, Wichita, was arrested and charged and confined with driving while license is suspended and littering from a vehicle.â€¢1:34 a.m. Officers investigated a theft by known suspect in the 2000 block E. 16th, Wellington.â€¢2:04 p.m. Tuyet T. Nguyen, 30, Oxford, was arrested, charged and bonded with theft.â€¢2:07 p.m. Officers took a report of a dog at large by known owner in the 1200 block S. F, Wellington.â€¢3:15 p.m. Officers took a report of a found walker in the 1000 block S. Washington, Wellington.â€¢10:45 p.m. Juvenile female, 17, Wellington was issued a notice to appear for defective headlight.Saturday, March 19, 2016â€¢12:01 a.m. Juvenile male, 17, Wellington was issued a notice to appear for speeding 67 mph in a 55 mph zone.â€¢1:10 a.m. Heather M. Jensen, 42, Wellington was issued a notice to appear for defective headlamp.â€¢8:25 a.m. Officers investigated driving while license is suspended, operating a motor vehicle without Insurance and speeding 41mph in a 30 mph zone (radar) in the 1000 block E. 7th, Wellington.â€¢8:26 a.m. Michael D. Grizzle, 27, Wellington was arrested, charged and bonded with driving while license is suspended, no insurance and speeding 41 mph in a 30 mph zone.â€¢8:12 a.m. Officers investigated driving while license is suspended, no insurance and defective headlamp in the 1100 E. 16th, Wellington.â€¢8:29 a.m. Rachelle L. Finney, 19, Wellington was arrested, charged and bonded with driving while license is suspended, no insurance and defective headlamp.â€¢11:56 p.m. Officers investigated criminal damage to property by known suspect in the 100 block S. Park, Wellington.Sunday, March 20, 2016â€¢12:27 a.m. Laura L. Miller, 40, Wellington was arrested, charged and bonded with criminal damage to property in the 100 block S. Park, Wellington.â€¢5:26 p.m. Officers took a report of found wallet in the 2000 block E. 16th, Wellington.â€¢5:44 p.m. Cory G. Miller, 32, Wellington was issued a notice to appear for disobeyed stop sign.