Campaign Names Africa's Slave-Holding Nations

An anti-slavery campaign group says in a new report that Nigeria has the highest number of people living in what it describes as "modern slavery" in Africa, while Mauritania has Africa's - and the world's - highest number of "slaves" in proportion to the total population.

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Seyinna Gababe, un village à 18 km de Kaédi (Mauritanie)

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