Mustapha Samateh is a 17 year old boy who lives at kotu silo. He attended Glory Baptist nursery and primary Schools respectively and Apple Tree International High school where he graduated on the 12th of June 2015. Mustapha was the outgoing Head boy of Apple tree International High School. On the day of his graduation, he received six certificates and was also crown as the Role Model of the Year 2015. According to Mustapha, being crowned the Role Model of the school was truly a great achievement and means a lot to him because his parents have more faith in him and he has set a great example for his younger ones at home and at school to follow. Apple Tree has recognized Mustapha as one of the best Head Boys the school ever had so far and he will remain a worthy ambassador of the school.
Mustapha Samateh is a very intelligent and ambitious young man whose journey to the real world has just started. According to Mustapha, his aim is to work for the UNITED NATIONS someday.
By Fatou Samba
For the Gambian Talents Education column