29 May 2014

Niger in the News

This happened just up the road from us . . . pretty interesting article from the BBC about slavery in Niger.  Makes me wonder how many of these 'fifth wives' pass through our hospital doors on a regular basis.

Niger Sees First Slavery Conviction Over 'Fifth Wife'

And then there's this one, just for fun, which gives me one more reason to try to get up to Agadez some day.

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