Self-taught builder Ramos Saide
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Working Lives Maputo: Ramos Saide

As the Mozambique middle class grows along with the economy, so does the desire of people to build homes.

Self-taught builder, Ramos Saide, is doing his best to profit from the boom.

But even when Ramos is working, he earns just seven dollars (£4.60) a day. It's just enough to support his wife and teenage son on the outskirts of the city.

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