Philly Lutaaya Day – 17 October 2017
Philly Lutaaya is an icon to the People Living with HIV constituency since he gave HIV human face and provided a starting point for fighting stigma and Discrimination. He was born on October 10, 1951 and succumbed to AIDS on December 12, 1989. He was the first Ugandan to openly declare that was HIV positive at a time when there was a lot of stigma directed towards Persons Living with HIV. He will always be a Hero in the struggle against HIV/ AIDS.