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Jason Florio

Lopiz Jarju, aged 42, at Kauur — one of the few full-time sailors still working on River Gambia. He works for the Gambia Groundnut Corporation on a tugboat that pulls barges with 100-tonne loads of peanuts from upcountry loading centers to a processing plant where the river meets the Atlantic ocean at the capital, Banjul.

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