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Kenyan entrepreneur creates bags from old dhow sails

CGTN Africa

Tradition mostly trumps modernity! Many fishermen in Kenya’s Lamu county still prefer to use dhows to catch their stocks. After every few years, their sails become worn out and have to be replaced. However, one man has found an innovative way to give them a new lease of life. CCTV’s Maria Galang tells us more.


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