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.

  • 25 Jun 2018

    On the very same day that MPs are due to approve a huge infrastructure project for Heathrow, another scheme intended to help the environment by generating clean energy has got the thumbs down. Ministers have refused to back the £1.3 billion Swansea Bay tidal lagoon project after questioning its cost and long-term impact.

  • 19 Jun 2018

    President Trump has doubled down on his tough new immigration policy – which has seen thousands of children separated from their migrant parents at the border. In a speech in the last hour – Mr Trump accused the media of helping “smugglers and traffickers”, and accused asylum seekers of hiring “professional lawyers” to give them…

  • 15 Jun 2018

    England will be playing their first match on Monday against Tunisia. The two teams met exactly 20 years ago, in a game overshadowed by rioting England fans. But today, it’s the Tunisians who have a problem with fan violence. The authorities are struggling to deal with clashes at stadiums, sparked by a young population frustrated…

  • 13 Jun 2018

    For many who survived the fire at Grenfell Tower, questions remain about the role of the fire service. Fourth floor resident Maryam Adam lived next door to the flat where the fire first took hold. She was one of the first out of the building and believes firefighters didn’t act quickly enough.

  • 4 Jun 2018

    It’s an art project like no other, a project that won’t exist for a century. The Future Library was dreamt up by the Scottish artist Katie Paterson in the middle of a Norwegian forest. A hundred books, by a hundred authors, to be printed in a hundred years, using paper from trees which have only…

  • 31 May 2018

    British steel and aluminium will be priced out of the American market, after President Trump delivers on his campaign promise. Canada and Mexico join Europe as the latest targets. A retaliation is now unfolding as we speak, and there are fears tonight of a wider trade conflict.With Europe and America already at loggerheads over trade…

  • 30 May 2018

    The families of those that died in the Grenfell fire have for the last time paid tribute to their loved ones at the official inquiry. It was the seventh and final day of the hearings devoted to the survivors and victims of the fire, which claimed 72 lives. Meanwhile a report by the charity Muslim…

  • 29 May 2018

    The Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich, who owns Chelsea FC, has been granted Israeli citizenship and has bought a home in Tel Aviv, after delays in getting his British visa renewed. Downing Street said he would be free to visit the UK, but would not be allowed to work here if he travels on his Israeli…

  • 26 May 2018

    MPs say a scheme meant to help Afghan civilians who worked for the British armed forces as interpreters is an “utter failure” – with thousands of people living under “continual daily threat”.

  • 16 May 2018

    There’s been more international condemnation today of Israel’s security forces killing dozens of protesters on its border with Gaza. Boris Johnson has been meeting his European counterparts in Brussels.

  • 8 May 2018

    Torsten Bell, director of the Resolution Foundation, and Conservative MP Neil O’Brien discuss inter-generational fairness. They were in charge of policy for Ed Miliband and George Osborne prior to the 2015 elections.

  • 7 May 2018

    One bank holiday weekend and two young people stabbed to death – one in Luton, the other in Liverpool. One teenager was fatally shot in South London and five people have been left with gunshot wounds in separate attacks – one in Manchester, the other in Harrow in North London. These latest deaths in the…

  • 26 Apr 2018

    Labour’s Yvette Cooper – chair of the Home Affairs Select Committee – questioned the Home Secretary Amber Rudd yesterday.

  • 22 Apr 2018

    At least 57 people have been killed and more than 100 others were wounded in a suicide bombing in the Afghan capital Kabul. Warning – this report contains graphic images from the scene of the blast.

  • 21 Apr 2018

    The singer Beverley Knight, who’s joined the campaign for justice for the Windrush generation, joins us now.