Quarter of S.African schoolgirls have HIV
- Published: 14 Mar 2013 at 19.49
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As much as 28 percent of South African schoolgirls are HIV positive, according to figures from the country's health minister reported by local media on Thursday.
A giant billboard in Durban highlights the danger for young women of having sex with older men. As many as 28 percent of South African schoolgirls are HIV positive, according to South Africa's health minister.
Unveiling statistics that minister Aaron Motsoaledi admitted "destroyed my soul", he added that four percent of schoolboys have the virus.
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