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Pharma firm Gilead has been urged to allow for cheaper generic versions of its new HIV drug.  By JUSTIN SULLIVAN (GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA/AFP/File)

New 'vaccine-like' HIV drug could cost just $40: researchers

Jul 23, 2024 | Africa: Africa

A new vaccine-like HIV drug that currently costs over $40,000 per person a year could be made for as little as $40, re ...

Jul 21, 2024 | Africa: Africa

Dogs trained to guard goats and sheep against cheetahs in Namibia are being felled at an alarming rate by venomous snake ...

Jul 21, 2024 | Africa: Africa

Ahead of the Summit of the Future, the first session of the Preparatory Committee (PrepCom) for the Fourth Internatio ...

Jul 21, 2024 | Africa: Africa

Amor Nouira, a farmer in Tunisia's Chebika village, has lost hope of saving his prickly pear cacti, ravaged by the cochi ...

Jul 20, 2024 | Africa: Africa

Tensions are simmering ahead of summer talks on which UNESCO World Heritage sites are deemed to be endangered, with coun ...

Jul 19, 2024 | Africa: Africa

Catastrophic computer outages caused by a software update from one company have once again exposed the dangers of global ...

Jul 14, 2024 | Africa: Africa

Former Springbok coach Nick Mallett said a change of tactics late in the match led to South Africaâ s one-point defeat ...

Jul 13, 2024 | Africa: Africa

Ciaran Frawley kicked a last-minute drop goal to give Ireland a dramatic 25-24 win over Rugby World Cup holders South Af ...

Jul 13, 2024 | Africa: Africa

Five inmates said to be from Somalia's Al-Shabaab jihadist group and three guards were killed in a blaze of gunfire duri ...

Jul 13, 2024 | Africa: Africa

Five inmates said to be from Somalia's Al-Shabaab jihadist group and a guard were killed in a blaze of gunfire during an ...

Jul 13, 2024 | Africa: Africa

Five inmates said to be from Somalia's Al-Shabaab jihadist group and a guard were killed in a blaze of gunfire during an ...

Jul 12, 2024 | Africa: Africa

Kenyan police said they had launched an investigation after the mutilated bodies of six women were found on Friday in pi ...

Jul 12, 2024 | Africa: Africa

The amount of dust in the air eased slightly in 2023, the United Nations said Friday, warning that poor environmental ma ...

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