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Inside Nigeria’s century-old lepers’ colony

Lack of potable water, toilet facility and, more crucially, necessary medications continue to plague residents of the 113-year-old Lepers’ Colony at Elega, Abeokuta, Ogun State. LARA ADEJORO reports Mrs. Aina Ojo is one of the oldest lepers in the colony. She walks with the aid of a prosthetic leg and crutches she got many years

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