Mama Tenga: My African Life

Mama Tenga: My African Life

by Katrin Rohde, George Drummond

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ISBN-13: 9783895670312
Publisher: Nieswand Verlag
Publication date: 12/05/2012
Sold by: Bookwire
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 300
File size: 10 MB

About the Author

Katrin Rohde was born in 1948 in Hamburg, she went to school in England and set up her first bookshop at the age of 24. Over the years she has trained more than 20 apprentices and managed her two bookshops in Ploen and Preetz in the north of Germany until she sold everything and went to live permanently in Africa. She received the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany Bundesverdienstkreuz am Bande and other national awards in Burkina Faso for her humanitarian work.

Table of Contents

01 Panamtougouri 02 A special honour 03 I have too many possessions 04 The blessing of a veil 05 Honoré 06 Ouagadougou, one way 07 Boureima 08 Come back again tomorrow 09 Mama Tenga and the Minister for Urban Development 10 C'est pas moi! 11 Two men I trust 12 Late in the day 13 United we stand 14 Aminata 15 What, no legs? 16 Our own clinic 17 Azara, Alain 18 Joie de vivre 19 Look out for yourselves, girls! 20 Awa and Adama 21 A scrubbing brush at midnight 22 Baobab and sardines 23 A cement mixer on the film set 24 Roland 25 To each his own Africa 26 Good at last after twenty years? - Sometimes 27 Chronology 28 Picture gallery Imprint

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