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Sudan: Donkeys provide an old-fashioned solution

In Sudan, many people live below the poverty line and owning a vehicle is out of the question.

So an old fashioned solution - the donkey - is becoming more and more popular, both to transport goods and just to get around.

And specialised donkey markets are growing rapidly in the capital, Khartoum.

Hadya Alalawi reports.

Video by BBC Arabic's Mohamed Osman.

  • 07 Oct 2014
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