African president warns of extinction from Aids. Virginity testing is Zulu traditionalists' answer to the modern plague of Aids. But those women are testing publicly. By Anton La Guardia in Durban. The girls must be half-naked, and a day after being tested they climb a mountain to plant crops to Nomkhubulwana, a Zulu angel of fertility. The fashion may be spreading to other groups.
They don't know what love is.
African Girls In Jungle
More than a quarter of women attending ante-natal clinics in the province of KwaZulu-Natal have been found to be HIV-positive. They were told to lie back on the ground while a woman with latex gloves quickly examined them. They don't know what love is. Among the teenagers being tested last weekend there was an Indian girl. One year-old clutching her virginity certificate said: They think that if you love one another you just have to go into the bush and lie together. Our young girls just sleep around from the age of 12 or