Comedian Walter Mong’are aka Nyambane’s ex-wife Linda Muthama is doing fine in life.
The musician, who once competed in Tusker Project Fame (TPF) has publicly taken an HIV test.
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In a video Linda shared on her Instagram undertaking the process, she said,
I have a life goal to check my HIV status. I haven’t done it in a while and I’m doing it orally.
The oral method (Oralquick HIV self Test kit) is the easiest way of doing it.
It is done by swabbing the mouth for oral fluid samples and results are ready after 20 minutes.
What to know about Oralquick kit
Oral Swab that detects antibodies to both HIV-1 and HIV-2
Completely confidential results in just 20 minutes
Painless and easy to use – just swab (no blood)
This product is over the counter.
Single test use.
Apart from Linda Muthama, other celebrities who’ve publicly taken HIV tests include; singer Avril, Ray C, Otile Brown, Vera Sidika and Diamond Platnumz.
Chukua Selfie, a campaign that was launched in March this year targets people over the age of 18 and encourages them to take an HIV self-test from the comfort of their homes.
The idea is for them to practice safe sex by using a kit to test their status.