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Popular children’s show Sesame Street will get a new twist in Nigeria when its producers debut Kami, a girl muppet who is HIV-positive.

Producers have announced plans to debut “Sesame Square” a Nigerian take on Sesame Street featuring new characters like Kobi, an “energetic blue muppet whose troublesome escapades help others learn from their mistakes” and Kami, a “golden haired girl muppet who is HIV Positive.”

The HIV Positive muppet will carry a message of awareness for children in the country that has an estimated 278,000 children living with the disease.

In addition to the HIV-Positive muppet, Sesame Square will teach children about the dangers of infecting malaria by showing the character Zobi getting tangled in a mosquito net and enforcing that a net is one of the best ways to prevent infection.

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