#WISE UP CROSS RIVER: Know your HIV Status today @ Christmas Village, Calabar

Efio-Ita Nyok|14 December 2016
A leading agency of the United Nations, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is embarking on an anti HIV/AIDS campaign in Calabar, Cross River State capital city as a way of creating sensitisation on the medical pandemic.
UNFPA Volunteer conducting test and counseling for an individual who showed up at the tent
That 30-days campaign is codified WISE UP CROSS RIVER and embodies advocating for sexual abstinence, engaging in protected sex, counseling, distribution of contraceptives, etc.
Another UNFPA Volunteer attending to a man who showed up for HIV testing 
The Cross River Head Office of UNFPA is partnering with Ministry of Health, Mediatrix Development Foundation, Cross River State Primary Healthcare Development Agency, etc in this #WiseupCrossRiver campaign.
Wise Up Cross River Campaign during the 3rd Carnival dry run exercise on last Sunday 11th December 
According to one of the organisers of the event ‘At #WiseUpCRS we plan to distribute 500, 000 units of condom. That would be double the accomplishment at the #Condomze Swaziland campaign.
Calabar resident taught how to use the make condom 
‘Condoms are 98% effective in preventing unintended pregnancies when used correctly and consistently.

‘Condoms are the only contraceptive method that prevents STIs.

‘If you use condoms consistently and correctly, they work: The biggest error is not putting on a condom at all.
#WiseUpCRS’, it concluded.
The rallying point of the campaign is at  the Big Tent, Christmas Village, Calabar Municipality.
Female Calabar resident educated on the use of condom
Know your HIV Status today!
Efio-Ita Nyok
Is a Blogger, the Editor & Publisher of NegroidHaven.org