“There is treatment now. So, people should come out to know their HIV status at the same time, ” he said.

On the training, Bashorun said it would ensure the right usage of the product and also to monitor its performance and operational effectiveness on the field.

He said,” Following the ToT over 900 additional testers would be trained across the 774 LGAs through regional training in all the six geopolitical zones of Nigeria. The training starts on Thursday, November 23, 2023, in Abuja.”