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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

Pedal power for clean water

Cameroon - Chad: Refugees from N’djamena still fearful of returning

Southern Africa Floods Victims: Aid Sought

SOUTHERN AFRICA: Thrity percent less maize by 2030

Refugees still fleeing Chad

SUDAN-UGANDA: Attack "could spark exodus"

Kenya : Tensions high as Annan-brokered talks begin

ZIMBABWE: Vote first, talk later

Niger : Mine explosion in Niamey

More Kenyan displaced arriving at refugee centres

Sierra Leone : Government probes unrest in diamond-mining area

Niger: Army, rebels commit abuses against civilians, rights groups say

Zimbabwe: Country braces for another round of flooding

Niger : Where childhood ends on the marriage bed

Kenya: Inefficient peace committees frustrate reconciliation in clash areas

Somalia: Prime minister to name new, leaner cabinet

Kenya: "Revenge attacks and rumours" fuelling hostilities in Molo

Nigeria: Gas flaring wrecking Delta communities

Sierra Leone : The war is over but violence against women continues

Living with HIV and sexual bliss

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