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Burning Love

With tears streaming down my face I run into the other room in terror and shut the door ...read more

A baby is born on a plane from Lagos – why would a woman take such a risk? 1

A baby is born on a plane from Lagos – why would a woman take such a risk?

  

The airline staff are baffled, but the Nigerian passengers are not. For us, lack of choice and dependence on chance is the norm. ‘The new mother was travelling alone, nobody knew her, and yet we felt as if we did.’ Photograph: Alamy

I was woken by the pilot’s voice. In the drowsy ...read more