Aids denialism

Mark Heywood: 'I was pitched against the very government I had fought for'

Activists litigated to force government to give HIV-positive people antiretrovirals. Mia Malan talks to Mark Heywood about the political consequences


#AIDS2016: Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi admits that 'key leaders were in denial'

Aaron Motsoaledi

South African health minister calls AIDS denialism an 'unlucky' moment for a country that has since become a leader in HIV treatment, prevention.


#AIDS2016: 'Never again must the political meddling of a few derail progress'

Mia Malan

The International Aids Conference returns after 16 years to a very different South Africa, but the battle against HIV is not yet over.


Snub Mbeki like he did Nkosi

Mia Malan

About 35 000 babies could have been born without HIV had the president listened to the boy.