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Two of the HIV-resistant women attending the clinic, categorised as Nos 887 and 893, are sisters.

This is not an indication of a security issue such as a virus or attack.

Nearly 1,900 commercial sex workers have been documented since the clinic at Majengo was opened just over 10 years ago. More than 90 per cent of the clinic's clients are HIV-positive.

"I'm really surprised I'm negative," says Monica on the day she calls at the clinic for a biannual blood test. I thank God, I'm very lucky." When Monica comes to the clinic she takes three cartons containing 144 condoms each.

Monica Marwa is a 25-year-old prostitute living in the notorious Majengo slum on the outskirts of the Kenyan capital, Nairobi.