To have a meaningful conversation about HIV status, people should corner intentions and sexual partners in the realm of actuality, by keeping it to-the-point and asking the following questions: “When did you last test for HIV? What was the test result?” Equally important is to open minds to reality by remembering that the time of binary HIV statuses is pretty much over.
I can count five HIV statuses, plus a new one. They entail different responsibilities, possibilities and risks.
We wish to confirm that the Department of Home Affairs, through its legal representatives, has acknowledged and made additional input by offering Dr Paul Semugoma exceptional skills work permit. Furthermore, the Department's legal representatives requested that Paul’s attorneys withdraw the charges.
Paul will be released and will receive his documentation today.