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In his home in the Drakensberg mountains near Loksop, 14 year old Siphesile Mbele, stands in his recently deceased mother Joyce's bedroom. His elder sister Lihle is now head of the household, responsible for her two brothers, four cousins and her aunt who is too weak from Aids and TB to look after her own children. Child-headed households such as this are becoming more common in South Africa, as the Aids epidemic continues to ravage the country..