SA WOMEN 'DRYING' THEIR VAGINAS WITH BLEACH TO MAKE SEX MORE...

Women around the world are carrying out a practice which not only leaves them in pain but at increased risk of HIV. 'Dry sex'...

Malawi Muslims fight sex customs fueling AIDS

As HIV and AIDS pandemic continues to wreck havoc in Malawi, Muslim traditional leaders in the southern African nation have ganged up to “eradicate”...

Malawi’s new HIV app

According to a report in Avert, in 2011 more than 10% of Malawi’s 15.9 million people were living with HIV and AIDS, which was...

Airtel Malawi develops HIV/AIDS mobile app

Airtel Malawi and UNAIDS plan enabling people living with HIV and AIDS in the country to access and share information about their medication use...

MINISTRY OF HEALTH: CIRCUMCISION NOT SOLUTION TO HIV/AID PREVENTION

The Ministry of Health has dismissed claims that the late circumcision programme is aimed at immunity boosting against contracting the deadly HIV/AIDS virus. Malawians are...

CONDOMIZE! targets cultural practices in Malawi

UNFPA Malawi is incorporating the CONDOMIZE! campaign in deep-rooted and prominent cultural practices in the country in its quest to increase condom use among...

COMMERCIAL SEX WORKERS TO HAVE IDENTITY CARDS

Malawi Women in Tourism (MWIT) has announced that it plans to register all sex workers and give them identification cards. The development comes as one...

Malawi leader joins global anti-HIV drive

 has joined 15 other world leaders in pledging government commitment to wage war against HIV/AIDS through the global ‘Protect the Goal’ campaign. Mutharika signed the...

MANGOCHI RESIDENTS WORRYSOME OVER INCREASED SEX WORKERS

Residents and business people in Mangochi have expressed concern over the increase in number of young sex workers, who are found in various drinking...

Malawi religious leaders take stand against the discrimination fueling HIV

The Malawi Network of Religious Leaders  Living with or Personally Affected by HIV and AIDS (MANERELA+) is a voluntary membership network of religious leaders...

MALAWI’s FIRST LADY JOINS HIGH LEVEL GROUP

Scaling up comprehensive sexuality education and reproductive health services for adolescents and young people across Eastern and Southern Africa The Malawi's first lady Gertrude Hendrina...

High HIV rates in Malawi’s mining sector

Malawi Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) implementing projects in the mining and extraction sector have been asked not to overlook the issues of HIV and...

ORAL HIV SAFE-TESTING SHUNNED BY MEN

It has been observed that men are shunning away from the Oral HIV self-testing initiative which is being carried out by the Malawi-Liverpool Welcome...

Plain sex on an increase in Mwanza due to rail construction

Plain sex is on an increase in Mwanza district if the confession by the District Health Officer (DHO) of the district, Mr. Raphael Piringu,...

13 yrs imprisonment for infecting 16 year old daughter

The Kasungu magistrates court has sentenced George Banda, 48, to 13 yrs imprisonment with hard labour for defiling and consequently infecting his step daughter...

Nkhatabay sex workers want bigger condoms for ‘extra-large’ customers

Women, who ply drinking places as commercial sex-workers at Nkhatabay Boma say the current standard male condoms do not fit some of their clients...

Presidential aide, Rev. Sembereka, caught with prostitute

He is not just a Presidential aide on Non-governmental organizations, he is also a church minister. Reverend Macdonald Sembereka, fresh from crashing a government vehicle...

Men regret circumcision, wish for ways to restore foreskin

The Daily Mail in the UK reports that some angry men are taking to online forums to discuss restoring their manhood. A small but vociferous...