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Celebrating “the life and legacy of a voice of change”: Google pays tribute to Nkosi Johnson
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Arts and Culture Celebrating “the life and legacy of a voice of change”: Google pays tribute to Nkosi Johnson

To remember, celebrate and honour one of the world’s best-known child HIV/AIDS campaigners Google today published a doodle, dedicated to the late South African AIDS activist Nkosi Johnson. Celebrating Nkosi’s remarkable legacy, Google said the “Doodle honors the life and legacy of a voice of change heard by millions around the world”.

Chemically modified drug shows promise for HIV cure
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Politics and Society Chemically modified drug shows promise for HIV cure

According to the University of Nebraska Medical Center a team of researchers, among them Kenyan assistant professor, Benson Edagwa, Ph.D have changed the chemical structure of an existing HIV drug to help it reach cells and tissues where the virus resides. This could hasten efforts towards an eventual HIV cure as the intervention has been ‘successful in mice’