Ayan Abdi is one of 5,000 refugees at a Kenya camp vying for a scholarship – and a new life in Canada. Will she earn her way out?
Sometimes, but not often, you get to do a story about someone so extraordinary they beat all the terrible odds against them. So glad to have met Ayan, and excited to see all that comes next for her. Take a few minutes to ready this wonderfully rendered story by Kevin Sieff about a young refugee who gambled and won.