Op vijftienjarige leeftijd kwam ze erachter dat ze niet meer in de Islam geloofde, maar atheïst was. Toen haar ouders daarachter kwamen begon de ellende.
Els van Driel
18 december 2018
The Plough and the River
The Mambay people of the Mayo-Kebbi in northern Cameroon are facing a crisis: a river that no longer supports them as it has since ancient times. This is due to a changing climate as well as the pollution of chemicals used in modern agriculture. As a consequence they face political crises too: conflicts with immigrant ethnic groups and among themselves, between farmers and fishermen, as land and water resources become more depleted with every season. The Mambay are worried about their future. They feel they are losing control of their homeland, their lifestyle and even their identity.…