The most recent statistics, from 2010, estimate HIV prevalence among men who have sex with men at 18.2%.7Condom use among men who have sex with men is fairly low but has been rising.
The immediacy of Whats App and its simultaneous ability to be voluminous has revolutionized texting and ‘sexting.’ Inadvertently, it is now the most potent of all the Internet enabled dating platforms, and arguably the largest given all you need is a Smartphone.
Inside dating dens Expectant hope, desperation, indifference, bitterness and smiles pregnant with erotic promise are some of the images the profile pictures of those in dating sites portray.
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HIV prevalence peaked at 10.5% in 1996, and had fallen to 5.9% by 2015.
This is mainly due to the rapid scaling up of HIV treatment and care.3 Kenya’s HIV epidemic is often referred to as generalised – affecting all sections of the population including children, young people, adults, women and men.
There are more than 20 popular dating websites in Kenya that have been customised to meet the social and sexual demands of different age sets. Facebook and Badoo are popular with those who heard of Robert Ouko in the [email protected] television series. Facebook and Badoo dating is mostly geared towards sexual experiments and men are more honest about their intentions in online escapades.
Some to make dough by marrying older odieros holed up in the frosty climes of Iceland, while others are out to fleece out unsuspecting dates, blind or otherwise.
Acting playfully with a lollipop in her mouth, a young lady is logged into a dating site in a cyber café along Kimathi Street. It is a border-less jungle, this online search for love as this breakdown suggests: Are you West or East of Uhuru Highway? Some are for the loaded, some for those living 50 metres or so below the poverty line.
She is video chatting with a giggly dude on the other end. she ain’t innocently licking the lollipop, but simulating a sexual act in the back and forth characteristic of ‘field events.’ Many cyber cafes now have permanent clients who show up at sun up and sun down to Skype with their virtual partners, several time zones away. A lone wolf in the love department subscribes with at least (about Sh 2,600) monthly. Some are for age mates of Kenya’s independence while some target hot bloods with raging hormones.
Kenya has the joint fourth-largest HIV epidemic in the world (alongside Mozambique and Uganda) in terms of the number of people living with HIV, which was 1.5 million people in 2015.