Nininahazwe, 13, who is a very creative boy. His name means ‘God be praised’. He came to Tanzania in February 2017 together with his mother. In Burundi he was in Grade Five. He is very creative and artistic. He has created a semi-trailer toy built of paper, bottle tops, sticks and wires. He is able to fix it when it gets damaged.
He wants to become a mechanic when he grows up. He does not go to school because he does not have learning materials. He would like to go to school if he gets learning materials. He is very popular among his peers. He lends his toys to other children to play with.
NRC Photo: Ingrid Prestetun