Melanie Cowpland and her 10-year-old daughter with Autism Sofia
Forty-three-year-old Melanie Cowpland and her 10-year-old daughter, Sofia, left their home in East London, England, on November 14, 2015 to raise awareness on autism across Africa. Sofia is autistic.
The two have been riding on a customised two-seater motorcycle through Africa on a mission to raise awareness about the challenges and the growing number of cases of autism on the continent.
By the time their adventure – christened “Africa with Autism” – ends in East London in July this year, they will have passed through South Africa, Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, […]