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The Boko Haram girls faced stigmatization after rescue from the militant group. Click picture to read more....

Boko Haram girls

A Nigerian youth's story

After being raped by his father then contracting HIV/AIDS, this youth's battle with stigmatization causes more damage than the disease itself. Click on video to learn how things turned out for him...

Nigerian woman finds happiness after HIV diagnosis

“When she tested positive for HIV in 2003, soon after losing a baby at birth, Mercy was rejected by her boyfriend. The boyfriend, who tested negative, insisted that the baby could not be his. Mercy was also rejected by her family after they learned from one of her siblings that she had HIV. Click the picture to learn more about her story survival and triumph

Stigma stories