When Alfred Molatudi attended the launch of the Lesbian, Gay, Transgender and Bisexual Initiative in Mangaung in 2015 where he tested HIV positive, he was there to do what he loved best- adding his voice in the fight against discrimination of gay men and lesbians.
Thomas Mashego (41) is a living testimony that ARV treatment is a life saver. This 41 year-old father of two first tested for HIV in 2010 and the result was negative’
John Mathebula (51) is an HIV activist in his village of Dzumeri, 40km southeast of Giyani. He first tested for HIV in 2004.
Nkosinathi Mgwenya (34) was a student at the University of North West in Mafikeng doing his final year in Social Work when his girlfriend insisted that he should get tested.
If you walk in the streets of Kalkspruit, a township outside Polokwane and ask people who Ronnie Sema is, everybody will tell you that he is a talented singer and dancer.
Jeffrey Sambo is known in his community of Dingamazi, Giyani as a man who loved beauty pageants.