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Osman Mohamed Osman

Mental health

The taboo of mental illness in Kenya

As people treat mental illness as a spiritual rather than a medical disorder, many victims go untreated.

Health

Meet the Kenyans too poor to afford cancer treatment

The stories of two cancer patients reveal the desperate plight faced by those who cannot afford private care.

Poverty & Development

Boats over books for many of Uganda's children

Growing numbers of children in Maluba, Uganda, are trading their education for a chance to earn a living fishing.