According to a report, gay sex is widely practiced not only among prison inmates but also staff at detention.
During my HIV prevalence rate survey in prisons, about 3 per cent of male staff at the prisons said they have ever had sex with male partners. For prisoners it’s understandable but for staff, it’s very surprising. And the proportion of staff engaging in Men having Sex with Men was most prevalent among staff aged 20 -24 years (5.6 per cent),” Dr Johnson
Most prisoners are infected with HIV since most are detained when sick. Homosexuality and use of sharp objects to make tatoos is another avenue for spread of the virus.
To combat the spread in the prisons, he wondered whether prisoners should be supplied with condoms yet homosexuality is illegal