Lar Kuzola, a refuge for Luanda’s street children

By Nick Reeves (AFP). LUANDA — Outside Luanda’s Lar Kuzola orphanage a discarded football boot lies in the dust, steam rises from a festering rubbish tip, a dog scavenges for food, a security guard takes refuge from the searing midday sun. Rua Joao Paulo II is an unexpected place to find a haven for Luanda’s street children, the mentally ill, the physically handicapped, and those who have been brought here by police after turning to minor crime to survive. More…………

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