Youth Reporter Brighton caught up with Nazo after she chaired and presented in a discussion entitled 'Teaching and Learning: young people and sex education'. Nazo shares her thoughts on how before we can teach young people about how to practice safe sex we first need to talk about sex and sexuality in a way that affirms and does not bring shame.
Patience is a sex worker from Zimbabwe. She shared some of the challenges sex workers face in protecting themselves against HIV and STIs as well as the problems they face when seeking treatment with Children's Radio Foundation Youth Reporter Yoliswa.
After attending a discussion on whether condoms encourage young people to have sex more often at the 2013 International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa (ICASA), Children's radio Foundation Youth Reporter Masinga caught up with a a youth delegate to find out what her answer is to this questions.
I have come to realize that sex before an affair or marriage is needed to light the torch of courtship. In most parts of Africa, precisely Nigeria, you have a situation where it is necessary, at most compulsory to have sex before marriage. Some say it is tradition and it is necessary to know if the lady is worthwhile. In most spheres, girls are subjected to abide by certain incumbent laws set by profane men. Homes have crumbled due to ignorance. We now have a situation where women bear labor for...