HIV Negative man on ARVS

ARVS new

An HIV negative man who has been on anti-retroviral treatment for 15 years has gone to court to seek justice.

Zabron Hate-geka has sued Rubaga hospital and Adventist medical center seeking compensation.

He is seeking damages for the inconveniences he suffered that included loss of income, victimization, stigmatization and hopelessness.

He claims that on 18 June 1999, Adventist medical centre allegedly carried out an HIV test on him and found him positive.

He was then referred to Rubaga hospital where ARVs were prescribed for him.

However on 28th February this year, he took another test that turned out negative.