Twins Infanticide (2019)

It focuses on the age-old inhumane practice of killing twins and infants in some rural communities across Nigeria and Africa because they are perceived as 'bad luck' or 'evil' by these communities. A Christian missionary, Steven Olusola Ajayi, and his wife Chinwe started an Orphanage home to shelter children (mostly twins) deemed "evil" by their communities.

Photographs: KC Nwakalor

Client: CNN

Location: Abuja, Nigeria

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