Samuel Atta Mills on his father Ghanaian President John Atta Mills

Samuel Kofi Atta Mills is the son of the late president of Ghana, John Atta Mills (pictured). He describes their close relationship, and his memories of the year he spent living at the official residence.

Also, young Sri Lankan cricketer Pulina Tharanga tells how sport helped him overcome the loss of both his parents.

And concentration camp survivor Martin Greenfield describes how he ended up making suits for at least three American presidents.

Image: Ghanaian President John Atta Mills, Credit: AFP/Getty

Available now

28 minutes

Last on

Mon 12 Nov 2012 12:05 GMT

Pulina Tharanga

Pulina Tharanga

The young Sri Lankan overcame the death of his parents to play cricket for his country

Amazing Outlook videos

Uncovering the history of astronauts in Iceland

Watch amazing first person stories

Love Against the Odds

Love Against the Odds

Seven extraordinary love stories from unusual circumstances

The Outlook Podcast

Listen to the Podcast

Favourite stories from across the week, available to download

The Outlook Inspirations 50

The Outlook Inspirations 50

Amazing stories to celebrate Outlook's 50th birthday