Sites like Metrodate, Topface, Dating Buzz and Evening Touch, to mention just a few are helping boys, girls, men and women find dates.
Zimbabwe has the fifth highest HIV prevalence in sub-Saharan Africa, at 14.7%.
1.4 million people are living with HIV, including 77,000 children.1 New infections dropped from 79,000 in 2010 to 64,000 in 20152, with behaviour change communication, high treatment coverage and prevention of mother to child transmission services thought to be responsible for this decline.3 Deaths from AIDS-related illnesses continue to reduce, falling from 61,000 in 2013 to 31,000 in 2015.
‘I’m always in the office and hardly find time to interact with people from outside work, so these sites help me connect with potential lovers,’ she said.
One 30 year old, Tendai, feels the same way as Gracy.
Only a minimal amount of data is collected and reported in national documents.