Health





Rwanda launches HIV self-testing kits

Pharmacies in Rwanda are to make do-it-yourself HIV tests available over the counter amid growing signs that Africa is embracing a life-saving technology that could address the lingering stigma around the virus. After a successful…






Somaliland: Fatwa Forbids FGM

Authorities in the self-declared republic of Somaliland have issued a religious fatwa banning the practice of female genital mutilation and vowed to punish violators. The fatwa by the Ministry of Religious Affairs allows FGM victims…