Scant Hope For the People of Mazista in South Africa


Poor education, lack of services, HIV/Aids, and abuse from employers still prevails in the North West town of Mazista, despite almost 100 years of existence, writes Greg Nicolson for Daily Maverick.

File photo: For the people of Mazista, no electricity means cooking is usually done outside over a fire and when it rains, many of the children go hungry.