Toilet that feeds a family
On a maize-packed veranda were two teenage boys packing the staple grain in 50 kilogram bags.
Just a hoof inside the house stood 25 bags already swallowed with grains. And the ground floor
was spread with abundant corncobs, left to dry.
Hope in despair
How old are you?
Me? My age? Mmmm, I can't remember,
When did you come to Mtandire?
Iiiiiiiiii, I don’t know. It’s long time ago. Government sent us here from, eerh, Maula!
Tafwaule Nkhambule looks frail. She cannot recall her past, mumbles her name and forgot her age.
Only her grey hair and wrinkled skin reveal how long she has lived.