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Some Muslim women in western Uganda are demanding that a new HIV prevention programme for Muslims include condom promotion, going against calls by local religious leaders for the programme to be limited to messages on faithfulness and abstinence.

Somaliland: Racist killings and marginalized Gabooyos

Burundi: Female ex-combatants picking up the pieces

Egypt: Pig-cull induced street rubbish a “national scandal”

South Africa 2010 World Cup: Safer sex for soccer fans

Ethiopia: Government rejects politicized food aid claims

South Africa: School a refuge from xenophobia

Sudan polls put off by a week

Ghanaian homemade guns and instability in Togo, Nigeria, and Côte d’Ivoire

Uganda: The confused state of politics and kingdoms

Sudan-Uganda: Nodding disease not linked to epilepsy?

Somalia: Mysterious deaths among African Union troops, investigations begin

Somalia: Chronology of events since 2000

Does swine flu spread to 74 countries make it pandemic?

Globalization: Learning English for sex in Nigeria...

Madagascar: On the slippery slope to hunger

Swine flu: All eyes on an unprepared South Africa

Madagascar: Headed for a more serious crisis

Sierra Leone: Clitoris cutting now an adult only affair

Black women seeking clitoris reconstruction not a luxury

Namibia and Zambia get disaster warnings

Somali gunmen abducted UN officials over employment

Zimbabwe still in dire straits

Sexy campaigns for gay men in South Africa

South African children to get expensive new vaccine

Israel cleans its capital: African migrants must move out!

Ethiopia scores higher than expected in food security

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