Attitudinal Changes Using Peer Education Training in the Prevention of Hiv/Aids: A Case Study of Youths in North Central Nigeria

Muhammad Buhari Abu-Saeed & Kamaldeen Abu-Saeed
Purpose: HIV/AIDS is a major public health issue. Studies have shown that young people between the ages of 15 to 24 years accounts for more than 40% of new HIV infections. However, new infections could be prevented if the desired impact is made on young people through interventions such as effective peer education program to improve their knowledge, attitude and practice. Therefore, this study is aimed at assessing the impact of peer education vis-a-vis attitudinal...