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.
We’re joined by Tom Plant, the Director of Proliferation and Nuclear Policy at Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies.
The new face of the cosmetic giant L’Oréal – a transgender model – has been sacked after making comments on social media about race. Munroe Bergdorf had been set to star in a new campaign before her post was reported on.
We’re joined by Steve Reed, the Lewis’s MP in Croydon.
Maina Kiai, a lawyer and human rights activist who co-founded the Kenya Human Rights Commission, and Comfort Ero, International Crisis Group’s Africa Programme Director, discuss the Kenyan presidential elections.
The actor Vera Chok, casting director Sasha Robertson, and Akua Gyamfi, from The British Blacklist, a database of British black talent, discuss Ed Skerin’s decision to turn down a role in Hellboy.
Rod McKenzie, from the Road Haulage Association, and the director of the Transport Research Laboratory, Richard Cuerden, discuss ‘self-driving’ lorries.
Earlier we spoke to the schools minister Nick Gibb. I began by asking him what grades he got for his GCSE’s.
PVRIS front woman Lynn Gunn says she came out to her parents at 18 – and she’s opened up about depression too – talking about going to therapy to overcome what she called “dark times”. We spoke to her about the personal, the political – and being gay in Trump’s America.
What on earth could drive young Britons to go to Syria and join the militant Islamic State group? That’s the question at the heart of the powerful Channel 4 drama, The State. It follows four people who leave behind their lives in Britain and travel to the heart of IS-controlled territory in Syria. Its award-winning…
Confederate statues are coming down, being vandalised or covered over across the United States, with the debate over whether they are part of history or a symbol of oppression dividing the country. Here too, there have been calls to tear down monuments which celebrate Britain’s colonialist past – and the latest on that list, Nelson’s…
The family of the seven year old British-Australian boy who has been missing since Thursday’s attack, have confirmed he was killed in Barcelona. Julian Cadman was separated from his mother when the van tore through Las Ramblas.
President Donald Trump’s top strategist Steve Bannon has wasted no time in getting back to his old job at conservative website Breitbart News – chairing an editorial meeting last night shortly after confirming his departure from the White House. In an interview with The Weekly Standard he said he has got his “hands back on…
The term ‘sharenting’ has been used to describe parents who feel the need to share almost every step of their child’s life on social media, without asking them. Some do it for money, some to reach out to friends and family, some are showing-off. The end result may be a generation of children growing up…
Back now to our earlier story – that Residents at the Ledbury Housing estate in Southwark in South London are facing evacuation because of safety fears over gas supplies.
Northumbria police have defended using a convicted child rapist in an investigation into child sexual abuse in Newcastle. Over the course of 4 trials, 17 men and one woman were convicted of offences including rape, supplying drugs and inciting prostitution. Today the police insisted that the information supplied by their informant prevented other girls from…