Ghana imports 30 million condoms annually - AIDS commission

Ghana imports 30 million condoms annually - AIDS commission

It has emerged that Ghana imports in excess of 30 million condoms every year.The Ghana AIDS Commission is revealing that despite the massive importation of condoms, its usage is sadly low.

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Director of the technical services division of the commission, Cosmos Ohene-Adjei decried the trend of low patronage as he warns it could spike up HIV infections in the country.

Already, checks by YEN reveal that 2 in every 5 Ghanaians are either infected with the virus or remain severely predisposed to being infected.

Meanwhile, the AIDS commission is calling on Ghanaians to make it a point to protect themselves so as to help Ghana attain the zero infection and transmission of the virus by 2020.

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Source: Yen.com.gh

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