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SOWETO, SOUTH AFRICA MAY 3: A driver for Kupane funerals is taking Jessica Ngcongwane's, age 28, coffin from her house to Roodeport Cemetery for burial. She died a few days earlier in an Aids related disease on May 3, 2003 in Soweto, South Africa. She was buried along with four other people on the same time. South Africa has seen a big increase in funerals since the HIV-Aids epidemic has grown and Jessica is one of many young people who are dying of HIV/Aids. Her family decided to come out in public about her disease to help other people get rid of the stigma about Aids in their communities. HIV-Aids affects many people in South Africa, but many still have problems to talk about it. South Africa has one of the highest aids infection rates in the world and its estimated that about six hundred people die each day..Photo: Per-Anders Pettersson/iAfrika Photos.....
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