William Dwayne-Tyga Junior, 16, Winneba, Ghana
How many brothers/sisters do you have?
I have one sister.
What are your parents doing?
My mom is a trader.
Are you still going to school?
Yes, I am still going to school.
What are you doing besides school?
I actually do repair computers for people.
How do you use digital media and what for?
Digital media usually refers to any electronic media that is created and displayed using computer technology, such as digital audio, digital video and anything that you would find online, such as computer games, internet technology, communication (email) and social interaction (Facebook for example). And all these I use.
What is your personal dream?
My personal dream is to become a computer genius – a Microsoft Engineer. And I want to explore the world.
What is your vision for Africa?
My vision for Africa is to alleviate the abject poverty and appalling health conditions by re-developing the conditions of mother and child healthcare centers, enhancing youth development through training programs and expanding the sponsorship of orphaned vulnerable children in underprivileged areas of African countries.
What could / should “western” countries do to help Africa move towards your vision?
I think they should oppose congressional legislation to extend the trade preferences in the African Growth and Opportunity Act to all developing countries.
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