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Student Dropout Stories

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Ousainou Fofana          
Gambian   23 yrs old

Ousainou Fofana, a 23 years old Gambian whose dream is to pursue a degree at the University of Gambia. However, the lack of financial support compelled him to drop out of school. Today, he is unable to continue his studies at the university, get a good job and support his family. 

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Lamin Manka                  
Gambian   22 yrs old

Lamin Manka, a 22 years old Gambian who faced difficulties pursuing his education in political science at the University of Gambia. However, due to financial constraints and lack of support he has to drop out of school.

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Ousman Sanneh                             
Gambian   24 yrs old

Ousman Sanneh is a 24 years old Gambian who was pursuing his degree in development studies at the University of the Gambia. However, due to financial constraints, he had to put his education on hold. 

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Ousman Jawaneh
Gambian   23 yrs old

Ousman Jammeh, a 23 years old Gambian, was pursuing a degree at the University of Gambia. Unfortunately, due to lack of financial support, the possibility to complete his degree at the university is compromised and put on hold.

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Amadou Sabally  
Gambian 

Amadou Sabally experiences financial issues. His father sponsored him but had an accident leading to a serious leg injury. As a result, his father no longer works and stays at home. Sometimes he is not able to attend school because his school fees is not paid.

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Musa Sosseh  
Gambian 

Musa Sosseh believes that the only possible way to succeed in life is through education.Through education he can develop my skills and knowledge, and enables him to protect himself if necessary. However, his family is current in financial difficulty which is affecting his academic performance.

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Amie Joof
Gambian 

Amie Joof's father is a local business operator in the market.  She usually spend the holiday helping her father, which affects her academic performance.

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Sahata Jobe
Gambian 

Sahata Jobe comes from a big family of 8 people. Due to the financial difficulties, her sister drops out of school, and she does not have lunch or sometimes transportation fare so she has to walk to school.

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