Aissatou Sanogo with her husband
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Mourning the migrants lost at sea

Many migrants trying to reach Europe come from war zones in the Middle East, but a great number are also trying to escape poverty and turmoil in Africa.

In just one day in April this year, around 700 drowned while trying to make the journey across the Mediterranean by boat.

Dozens of the victims were Senegalese, as Laeila Adjovi reports.

  • 27 Aug 2015
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