Nya just came back from getting the water out of the clay
"Akeer's silence frightened Nya. Only two days earlier, Akeer had complained nosily about her pains in her stomach." pg 39
Ughhh. My stomach hurts.
"Nya's uncle, the chief of the village knew a medical clinic a few days walk away. He told Nya's family that if they could take Akeer there doctors would give her medicine to help her get better." pg.40-41
I know a clinic a few days walk away. Hey could give her medicine to make her better.
"Nya's father had decided that Akeer needed a doctor." pg.45
After a long journey they arrived at the medical tent with Akeer
Nya gets cured after a very long journey to the camp.