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Spoek Mathambo 'Awufuni'

Spoek Mathambo released his latest visuals in a colorful spread for new single "Awufuni."


Our dude Spoek Mathambo recently dropped the visuals for his South African tribute track “Awufuni.” Inspired by the late 60s South African female group Izintombi Zesi Manje Manje, Spoek is shown being captured by some fierce feminine forces as they tie him up with an array of colorful garbs. Lured in by a lovely lady, Spoek quickly finds himself getting into more than he can handle. Watch it below, as part of Studio Africa's upcoming music video releases.

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They say necessity is the mother of invention and in Malawi, the need for inexpensive Pap smears has resulted in a cost-effective and ingenious solution. Visual Inspection with Acetic Acid (VIA) is the only form of cervical cancer screening affordable to most underprivileged women in Malawi, according to reports.

According to the World Health Organisation (WHO) "19 of the top 20 countries with the highest cervical cancer burden were in sub-Saharan Africa in 2018." Eswatini had the highest incidences followed by Malawi.

The VIA is a simple diagnostic test that can be used to screen cervical cancer, as an alternative to Pap smear cytology, in low-resource countries," according to the Role of VIA in cervical cancer screening in low-resource countries - PubMed (nih.gov) study.

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