The young man will be great tomorrow

When and why did you leave your country?

For war reasons and working difficulties

Where did you start your journey?

Gambia, in my city

Which countries did you travel through?

Gambia -Senegal – Mali – Algeria – Libia – Italia

Why did you choose this country rather than another country?

Because is a free and democratic Country

What was your principal difficulty once you arrived in the host country?

Learning the language and finding a job

Do you have a job?


Do you have local friends

Sure, a friend from the Community center, another from the community and also a friend that is also a colleague. Then I have friends at school.

What do you like most in the host country?

Food, especially cannelloni

What do you do in your spare time?

I attend the public school in the evening

What do you want to do in host city?

I can say what I do now; I work in Catania, first in a factory, now in a pizzeria

What do you think will help newcomers?

How can I help them? I don’t know, I don’t have anything… what I could say is “go to school, learn the language and study.”

What do you miss about your country?

Everything, but there is difficulty and there is nothing.

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