My story | I ignored the rumours about him cheating and he gave me HIV

Share your Subscriber Article
You have 5 articles to share every month. Send this story to a friend!
0:00
play article
Subscribers can listen to this article
Healing is difficult when you are faced with constant rejection by men because you are HIV-positive.
Healing is difficult when you are faced with constant rejection by men because you are HIV-positive.
Maksym Panchuk/EyeEm/Getty Images

She thought finding out she was HIV-positive was the most devastating thing she would have to go through.

But it wasn't long before she found herself being blamed by the man who had infected her and accused of sleeping around. This was in fact the first man she'd ever slept with and had ever loved, and he had done this to her. 

This is the shattering experience that 27-year-old Mpho Sebolai* went through.

There’s more to this story
Subscribe to News24 and get access to our exclusive journalism and features today.
Subscribe
Already a subscriber? Sign in