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18May/17

From forced Beggar to a Passionate Lawyer

Wudie Atnafu, aged 28 is from Amhara region, Debre Markos. Though she is a first born to her parents, she could not bring full joy to them as she lost her vision at birth. Her parents could not send her to school since there was no school system that accommodates children like Wudie. Unlucky Wudie was left at home while her siblings get the chance to learn. Her father brought her to Addis Ababa so that she could get the chance to get education and kept her with relatives. However, the so called relative sent her to the streets of Addis Ababa to make money of begging instead of sending her to school. Continue reading