Study shows startling sexual behaviour

The study has revealed startling sexual behavior amongst teenagers
The study has revealed startling sexual behavior amongst teenagers

The second Botswana Youth Risk Behavioural and Biological Surveillance Survey (BYRBBSS II) has damning and alarming findings about the sexual behaviour of school going youth among the ages 13-19 years.

A total of 7205 participated in the study in which 33% of them have admitted to having lost virginity before age 13.  It was conducted from February to April 2015.

The study, undertaken every five years in partnership with the US government through the Presidential Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief found out that 22.3% of students in this age bracket have had sexual intercourse.

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Tighten the law on drug dealers

Our youth are perishing; their once hopeful bright future is going down the drain; all because of illicit drugs.It is very easy to blame the addict, but it is not as simple as that! Drug dealing is a very lucrative business for some shameless people amongst our society and as such they have come up with tight strategies on how to push their business.Drug addiction is bad, and while the individual on drugs sometimes might have been the one who...

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