The Huffington Post
July 11, 2013
A hospital in Zimbabwe fined women who screamed during childbirth, according to a new report on global corruption.
The report, released this week from Transparency International, found that nurses in the economically struggling country were told to charge women a $5 penalty for “raising false alarm.”
The report also found that women who couldn’t pay the fines, or other delivery fees, were detained at the hospital and charged interest.
This article was posted: Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 4:39 pm