amaah + toli + kenya   2

On slums, squalor and Sodom and Gomorrah
Over 30,000 squatters at a squatter camp at Agbogbloshie market-a suburb of Accra in Ghana referred to as Sodom and Gomorrah could suffer forced eviction shortly if a writ filed for an injunction to restrain the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) from carr
Africa  culture  poverty  toli  ghana  slums  Kenya  Nigeria  SouthAfrica  literature  Martinique  Caribbean  Chamoiseau 
october 2004 by amaah
A life measured in ounces
For Issa, Dark and Lovely is life. The 20-cent profit from one bottle can pay for an injection to dull the chronic pain of AIDS. Two bottles can pay for a hospital visit. And selling 10 means he can afford a chest X-ray.
Africa  culture  development  poverty  journalism  kenya  toli 
october 2004 by amaah

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