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2 million boys, men circumcised

KAPALA CHISUNKA, Lusaka
MORE than two million boys and men have been circumcised through the Ministry of Health Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC) programme in Zambia since the start of the project in 2009.
This year, the VMMC has a target of 400,000 boys to circumcise countrywide.
VMMC programme officer Royd Kamboyi said in an interview that the ministry is also running a countrywide campaign to circumcise 150,000 men.
Mr Kamboyi said VMMC, which is a public health programme as well as an HIV and AIDS intervention programme, has continued receiving overwhelming response from both men and women due to the health benefits http://epaper.daily-mail.co.zm/

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