Around 80 of them appeared at the gates of the Livorno Governmental Building asking to be allowed to speak with the prefect Tiziana Costantino so they could explain their problems to her. Around 80 asylum-seeking refugees were involved, who stay at the asylum centre in Via S. Anna in Venezia, coming from Senegal, Guinea, Nigeria, Pakistan and Bangladesh. Their protest was, first of all, about the type of food they are offered each day. "Every day we eat pasta and it is not part of our culture. We want to diversify the food offering so that it better meets our cultural requirements."Source
You honestly couldn't make some of these stories up. They're like April Fool stories.