6 years ago34 views
The United Nations estimates that some 215 million people live away from their native countries. Many try to escape unbearable conditions at home, attracted by Europe's wealth. But only a few manage to leave and make a new start abroad.John from Nigeria (name changed by the editors) never made it to Europe, despite several failed attempts. Now he's using those experiences to turn a profit. In a border town in northern Nigeria John offers help to would-be migrants. For him, migration has become a flourishing business.