Bia West District records 33 new HIV cases
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Bia West District records 33 new HIV cases


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The Bia West District Assembly in the Western North Region has recorded a total of 33 new HIV/AIDS cases in the first quarter of 2021.

Mr John Koah, District Chief Executive of Bia in an interview with the Ghana News Agency, expressed worry about the situation and called on residents especially the youth to change their sexual behaviour so as not to contract the disease.

He announced that the Assembly, together with the District Health Directorate had set up a committee to educate students in the various senior high schools, visit funeral grounds, mosques, churches and lorry stations to educate people on the high prevalence rate of HIV/AIDs cases in the District.


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