An African Odyssey John Ampan's Four-Year Journey from Ghana to Europe

John Ekow Ampan's trek from Africa to Europe is a tale of desperation. During his four-year journey from Ghana to Spain, he was deported and imprisoned several times, and yet he remained determined to reach the European Promised Land.
Making their Way to Europe: Migrants wander across the Sahara in Assamaka, a border outpost between Niger and Algeria.

Making their Way to Europe: Migrants wander across the Sahara in Assamaka, a border outpost between Niger and Algeria.

Foto: Markus Matzel