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My decision to have an abortion was rational

by: admin - 19 May 2017

My decision to have an abortion was rational

I got pregnant because I was too drunk. I barely remember the sex. When I woke up, I saw an unused condom. I was wondering why it wasn’t used—the fact that the condom was lying there suggested that the guy had at least thought about using it. I was so wasted that I was incapable...

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Teenage mom: I got pregnant to make my boyfriend happy, and then he left me

by: Ayabulela Zisile - 30 October 2015

Teenage mom: I got pregnant to make my boyfriend happy, and then he left me

According to a report released by parliament in September, more than 99 000 learners fell pregnant that year in 2013. This was a rise from 68 000 in 2011. “It is an alarming situation and is unheard of,” Gauteng education MEC Panyaza Lesufi was quoted saying in a News24 article. It’s a scary situation for the...

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28% of school girls are HIV positive

by: Celine Agostini - 14 March 2013

28% of school girls are HIV positive

”28% of school girls are HIV positive” said Aaron Motsoaledi, Health Minister, yesterday while he was speaking to the National Council of Provinces in Carolina, Mpumalanga. In comparison, only 4% of the schoolboys are infected with the virus in the country. For the Health Minister those numbers clearly point out that young South-Africans girls are regularly...

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