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History: Mary Slessor And The Killing Of Twins In Nigeria.

Killing of new born twins was a common practice among the Ibibio people of Nigeria, but a Scottish woman went to great lengths to put this to an end. Born in Aberdeen, Mary Slessor was one of the few African Missionaries who learnt the local language and adapted to the native lives of the people to gain their trust, which helped her in making positive impacts in the lives of the natives.

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History: Mary Slessor And The Killing Of Twins In Nigeria.