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MTV to promote health in Africa through drama series MTV Shuga

The award-winning drama series MTV Shuga will soon promote HIV innovation, including HIV self-testing and preventive drugs, following a three-year collaboration between global health initiative Unitaid, the MTV Staying Alive Foundation and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. The programme is designed to help millions of young viewers in French- and English-speaking Africa [...]

African drama ‘MTV Shuga’ to get Egyptian version

MTV Shuga, the youth culture networks drama about love, heartache and broken dreams that has won an audience across sub-Saharan Africa, will expand with editions in Egypt. The Egyptian version, to be shot in Arabic and whose title was not immediately announced, will be the first MTV Shuga in a language other than English. MTV [...]