Miracle train helps poor in South Africa

High demand for healthcare forcing staff on the train to work well into the night.

    A train has been bringing hope to hundreds of thousands of poor South Africans who cannot afford healthcare.

    The Phelophepa train has been chugging around the country for almost two decades.

    Al Jazeera's Tania Page reports from the Mooi River.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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