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Sasca, Lucy Powell, manchester city council, funding cuts, Moss Side
9th Feb
MP Lucy Powell has pledged her support to a Moss Side Somali charity facing the threat of closure after the council pulled its funding. The Somali...
30th Jan
There are more people who have been displaced today than after World War II. In reports released by the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) there is one...
23rd Jan
Refugees from North Africa and Syria could find themselves without help or guidance after the council cut funds to a Somali citizen’s advice bureau...
somali, mariam yusuf, woman of year
19th Apr
A Somali woman who works with women refugees in Manchester has been named Woman of the Year in a prestigious awards ceremony. Mariam Yusuf, who...
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