Keme Nzerem , Correspondent

Keme Nzerem is a Correspondent for Channel 4 News.

Keme's interests span social affairs from human rights - to ethics in sport. He joined Channel 4 News in 2001 and has reported on major stories the world over.

Keme ran the Channel 4 News Washington bureau 2005-2007, reporting from New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina, and Guantanamo Bay during the Iraq war. A film he narrated about the US military "surge" won the RTS Foreign News Award in 2007.

The sports beat took Keme to the World Cups in South Africa in 2010, and Brazil in 2014. He's also reported from Russia on hooliganism, and the Sochi winter Olympics and Paralympics.

  • Published on 21 May 2017

    In what many may see as a change from his campaign’s anti-Muslim rhetoric President Trump has spoken of friendship, hope and love to the leaders of over 50 Muslim-majority countries. But he also called on them to ‘drive extremists out of this Earth’.

  • Published on 20 May 2017

    He was expelled from school at 15, developed one of the most soulful singing voices heard in a generation and won accolades at this year’s Brit Awards as the British Breakthrough Act. And he explains why he’s voting Labour.

  • Published on 4 May 2017 Sections

    It’s no longer a choice between their sport and their faith: Basketball’s governing body has finally changed its rules on religious headgear – allowing athletes to wear hijabs during games.

  • Published on 3 May 2017

    An autistic man has been found guilty of trying to cause “maximum damage” by making a bomb filled with shrapnel and leaving it on a train.

  • Published on 26 Apr 2017 Sections ,

    The football clubs Newcastle United and West Ham United’s grounds have been raided in a fraud investigation, resulting in several arrests.

  • Published on 23 Apr 2017 Sections

    Remember coalition politics? Today the Lib Dem leader Tim Farron categorically ruled out any deals with any party. And with Brexit looming large, former PM Tony Blair appeared to urge Labour voters to vote tactically if their Labour candidate supported Leave.

  • Published on 22 Apr 2017

    Having already ruled out cutting the UK aid budget Theresa May refused to repeat her party’s 2015 manifesto promise not to put up income tax, VAT or national insurance. Labour have already claimed the Conservatives are planning a “tax bombshell” if they are returned to power, but Jeremy Corbyn also refused to rule out tax…

  • Published on 15 Apr 2017 Sections

    Gentrificiation is, depending on your perspective, either a blessing or a curse. And so it is in the South London suburb of Peckham, where plans for a new shopping area have divided opinion.

  • Published on 5 Apr 2017

    The parents of a baby who suffers from a rare genetic condition have urged a judge to give him a chance at a hearing to decide whether he should be allowed to get further treatment.

  • Published on 3 Apr 2017 Sections

    A High Court judge has heard that a sick baby at the centre of a life support dispute might suffer unnecessarily if he’s taken abroad for treatment.

  • Published on 2 Mar 2017 Sections ,

    The British Olympic cycling champion has been dogged by questions about a mystery medical package he was sent six years ago.

  • Published on 27 Feb 2017

    They were torn from their families and shipped to far flung corners of the empire, but for thousands of vulnerable children their jouneys ended in horrific abuse. An inquiry into this period of Britain’s shameful history has heard some children suffered torture, sexual abuse and slavery – and, they claim, even though the authorities knew…

  • Published on 20 Feb 2017

    Our correspondent. Keme Nzerem, is down among the protesters outside parliament right now.

  • Published on 16 Feb 2017 Sections , ,

    Conventional thinking suggests autism mainly affects boys. But more and more girls – and adult women – are being diagnosed with the condition. And up to 100,000 could be still undiagnosed. Keme Nzerem has been to visit the only school in the UK that’s exclusively for autistic girls.

  • Published on 3 Feb 2017 Sections ,

    Cancer rates are set to rise six times faster in women than men over the next 20 years, as data from Cancer Research UK shows cases of ovarian, cervical and oral cancer could increase the most.