Men and boys reluctant to lose the foreskin

It would seem majority of men and boys are reluctant to go under the knife and lose the foreskins to circumcision as the numbers recorded continue to frustrate the authorities tasked with the responsibilities of enticing the male folks to circumcise and reduce HIV infections.

Since circumcision campaign was launched six years ago in Botswana targeting  to circumcise  some 385 Botswana males, authorities have been forced to revise their targets as the males continue to be elusive.

To date only 38% of the intended target has been achieved.

Editor's Comment
Khama should desist from dirty campaigns

However, as a newspaper, we want to raise few disquiets for the umpteenth time with Khama, of course, and remind him that the country that he is robustly de-campaigning is now feeling the pain of his harm. Batswana need Khama to use his conservationist credentials to good use and benefit a country that is working so hard to achieve the high-income status by diversifying its economy away from diamond reliance.Khama has played his part unobstructed...

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