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Memorial missed Madiba magic

Tens of thousands braved the rain to attend the memorial in Johannesburg, but many of the speeches felt rehearsed.

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Going home to bury Madiba

The hurt of knowing the country will be left with less than below average leaders is momentarily terrifying

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Sanitation over HIV fixation

With all the attention given to AIDS, Malaria and TB in Africa, are we losing sight of other basic services?

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‘Safe Love’ for Zambia hearing impaired

Alarmed by the number of deaf students contracting HIV/AIDS, outreach programme moves to help those at risk.

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African Union AIDS summit is a ‘talk shop’

Conferences of this kind, with their grandly-worded commitments, usually accomplish little.

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Marikana exposes South Africa’s disconnect

Al-Jazeera -  One need not engage experts, textbooks or fortune-tellers to gather the disconnect of the struggles of Marikana from Johannesburg, the bleeding economic heart of South Africa. A mere drive from the wide roads…

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All of Africa: in a day’s play

DRC 3

(Al-Jazeera) -It is a beautiful sight: watching a thunderstorm rock the Nairobi night skyline. Driving on the roads of the Kenyan capital the following morning is somewhat less pleasant. With last minute arrangements already causing…

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