Nadja Benaissa
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HIV-positive German singer Nadja Benaissa admits unprotected sex

A singer from the German girl band No Angels has admitted having unprotected sex with several partners without warning them that she was HIV-positive.

Nadja Benaissa, 28, was speaking at the opening of her trial in the German city of Darmstadt.

She faces charges of grievous bodily harm for allegedly infecting one man, and attempted bodily harm over two men who were not infected.

If convicted, the singer faces a prison sentence ranging from six months to 10 years.

The band performed at the Eurovision Song Contest in Serbia in 2008.

  • 16 Aug 2010