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Ranar yak’i da cutar k’anjamau

Posted by hausaonline on Friday, December 1, 2006

Support World AIDS Day

Today is World AIDS Day — the international day of action on HIV and AIDS which takes place every year on 1 December.

In Hausa, AIDS is known as cutar AIDS, cutar k’anjamau, ciwon k’anjamau or simply k’anjamau, which is derived from the Hausa verb k’anjame “become emaciated”.

Here are a few links to news and other texts in Hausa that deal with the topic AIDS:

You can find more with the following search:


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