Only 1000 tribal people live in Hana
Mursi. The government plans to settle 300 000 people from all over Ethiopia over the next few years into the area. Along with the workers and soldiers, AIDS and Hepatitis B are coming too.
A local nurse said that he started to test the Bodis and found very high levels of Hepatitis B. The tribes don’t use condoms. Mursi and Suris are used to fighting in traditional stick fights, and the winners get to choose girls. Free sex is common before weddings.
© Eric Lafforgue