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Nigerian Anger over BBC Report: CEN 8.24.07 p 6. August 22, 2007

Posted by geoconger in Church of England Newspaper, Church of Nigeria, Health/HIV-AIDS.
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emmanuel-olatunji.jpgPhoto: Emmanuel Olatunji, CAPA HIV/AIDS coordinator.

A BBC report that claimed that couples must first take an HIV test before they will be allowed to marry in the Church of Nigeria is untrue, a spokesman for the Communion’s largest province said on Monday.

On Aug 17 the BBC’s Africa service reported on its website that “Couples must first take an HIV test before they will be allowed to marry, the Anglican Church in Nigeria says.”

Read it all in The Church of England Newspaper.

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