Dieter Telemans

Korogocho, Nairobi, KENYA

Dorcas Apamo, whose husband Jarred has died of AIDS. According to ancient Luo customs, a widow is obliged to have sex with a specialised cleanser' to be purified. She is then inherited as a wife by her brother in law. The consequence of the ritual is that AIDS has taken on epidemic proportions in the tribe.

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Dieter Telemans
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Korogocho, Nairobi
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KENYA
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