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Sexual networking, STDs, and HIV/AIDS transmission among Nigerian police officers

Akinnawo, Ebenezer Olutope


This study examines the sexual behaviour of Nigerian police officers, the number of their sexual partners, relation with commercial sex workers, prevalence of STDs and the use of condoms among them. Three hundred and fifty-eight police officers, randomly sampled from Ondo State Police Command, Akure, responded to an interview guide. Results show that Nigerian police officers belong to the high-risk group and run the risk of being infected by HIV/AIDS. Whilst premarital and extramarital sexual...[Show more]

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Date published: 1995
Type: Journal article


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