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HIV/AIDS

Updated 11 April 2013

Almost a third of schoolgirls are HIV+

At least 28% of schoolgirls across the country are HIV positive, according to stats released by Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi.

Motsoaledi released the figures at a National Council of Provinces "taking Parliament to the people" event in Carolina, Mpumalanga.

Sugar daddies to blame

Motsoaledi said of the 52 districts in the country, the Gert Sibande district, in Mpumalanga, topped the list of HIV positive people.

 

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