Kenya’s black market baby trade: A mother’s choice
By Joel Gunter
BBC Africa Eye
Publishedduration43 minutes agoshareSharenocloseShare pagelinkCopy linkAbout sharingimage captionAdama has returned to live in her village. "Life has been so hard," she said.
Last month, BBC Africa Eye exposed a thriving black-market trade in babies in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi. Police arrested seven people on trafficking charges in response to the story, but what about the women on the other side of these illegal deals? What drives a mother to sell her child for £70?