Fatima Manji , Reporter

Fatima Manji is a News Correspondent and regularly reports on a range of national and international stories.

Her broadcasting has included telling the story of the migration crisis from the borders of Europe, interviewing victims of ISIS atrocities in Iraq and challenging politicians here in the UK during the referendum campaign. She also occasionally presents the programme from the studio. Fatima has won a number of awards for her journalism and in 2015 she was a finalist for the Royal Television Society's Young Journalist of the Year.

During the last General Election she presented Britain's first ever Alternative Election Debate featuring young party leaders facing a live audience on Channel 4. Fatima joined Channel 4 News in 2012 and previously worked as a reporter and video journalist at the BBC.

  • 17 Feb 2018

    Ukip has lost another leader as members back a no confidence motion against Henry Bolton. Mr Bolton was only in the job for a few months – with the party now left with more uncertainty and another leadership election within 90 days.

  • 14 Feb 2018

    Greta Gerwig’s directorial debut has already made her an Oscar contender. Her new film Lady Bird, a coming-of-age story set in her home town of Sacramento, California has been universally acclaimed, with five Academy Awards nominations, including Gerwig as best director.

  • 9 Feb 2018

    From a talented young photographer who died in the Grenfell fire to a Syrian artist whose work has been inspired by the refugee crisis: they’re all part of a new show which opens at the Kettle’s Yard gallery in Cambridge this weekend. Featuring 38 artists, the exhibition sets out to explore the role of art…

  • 7 Feb 2018

    Three quarters of local authorities in England are considering putting up council tax to the maximum possible level, according to a new report, as MPs vote on next year’s funding settlement. Local Government Secretary Sajid Javid has already offered £150 million for social care in a bid to avert a backbench rebellion. But Conservative-run Northamptonshire…

  • 6 Feb 2018

    At Westminster, a special event is taking place marking 100 years since women over 30 won the right to vote. It’s been a century of remarkable progress, but the struggle for equality still continues. Theresa May has paid tribute to the “heroic campaigns of the past”, but criticised what she called the coarsening of public…

  • 5 Feb 2018

    The families who lived in the three blocks at the base of Grenfell Tower will never be able to forget the night when the flats above them burned and 71 of their neighbours died. From this week, some of these residents will have to start paying rent for their flats again, flats where some windows…

  • 2 Feb 2018

    From the easily accessible online material which lured in the Finsbury Park killer, to the dangers posed by predators, the world of social media is changing so rapidly. It’s leaving government and regulators struggling to catch up. Today a leading children’s charity criticised ministers for failing to carry out half of its recommendations to improve…

  • 1 Feb 2018

    More than seven months on from the Grenfell fire the pain and anguish of families remains not just raw but, they say, made worse by failures by the authorities. While the covers start to go up the block, the devastation caused to this community remains. Seventy-one lost their lives and hundreds lost their homes. Families say they…

  • 26 Jan 2018

    Relatives of the Birmingham pub bombing victims have hailed a partial victory after the High Court quashed a decision to ban the inquest from identifying the alleged perpetrators. Twenty-one people were killed and almost 200 others were injured when IRA bombs exploded at two Birmingham city centre pubs in November 1974 The so-called Birmingham Six,…

  • 25 Jan 2018

    It comes amid more allegations that women who worked at its men-only charity event were groped and harassed. The Culture secretary Matt Hancock said it should be a trigger for wider change – while Theresa May said she was “appalled” by the behaviour of attendees. And the government will review the use of non disclosure…

  • 23 Jan 2018

    Inspectors have warned that safety at one of the country’s major jails for women is “not sufficiently good” . A report into HMP Peterborough said inmates felt intimidated by bullying and the use of force, as well as a high level of strip searches.  It follows  critical reports on conditions at other jails at a time when…

  • 21 Jan 2018

    At least 30 people – including 14 foreigners – are now known to have been killed during last night’s attack on a luxury hotel in the Afghan capital Kabul.

  • 20 Jan 2018

    The man who wrote ‘The Art of the Deal’ was, it seems, unable to make a deal with Democrats as a bitterly divided Senate fails to pass a new budget. Plus hundreds of thousands of activists will be back on the streets a year after the million strong Women’s March… what are their demands this time – and…

  • 19 Jan 2018

    A survey of 13,000 children has suggested that their career ambitions are massively influenced by how wealthy their parents are and whether they are girls or boys. Girls favoured becoming teachers, nurses and hairdressers, while boys talked of becoming pilots or mechanics. But the survey from the Education and Employers’ charity said girls did focus…

  • 24 Dec 2017

    The Prime Minister paid thanks to the armed forces and their families, Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn called for love and compassion.