Compulsory HIV testing may soon be made a reality for everyone by government.
Health Minister Kapembwa Simbao said compulsory testing will help people make informed decesions about their health and lives in general.
Mr. Simbao said voluntary counselling and testing has its own limits and thats why its important people are compellled to have an HIV test.
He was speaking with ZNBC’s Faith Kandaba in Dakar, Senegal at the ongoing 15 th ICASA conference.
He said people need to know their status.
The minister also said government will soon be embarking on an aggressive programme to improve AIDS information and education.