Tanzanian Girls Return Home After Fleeing Genital Cutting

Updated: Mon 5 Jan, 03:48 am

Hundreds of girls had gathered at one rescue centre for more than two months. Their parents have now been warned to keep them safe. read more »

Over 60% of South African Sex Workers HIV Positive

Updated: Mon 19 Jan, 03:36 am

A study by the South African National AIDS Council has concluded that an estimated 153,000 sex workers are active in the country. read more »

Land Rights for Women Crucial for African Development

Updated: Fri 9 Jan, 04:36 pm

Although both women and men have rights to land under statutory and customary tenure, the rights of women and men differ in origin, duration and scope, and are influenced by the legal rules and social … read more »