Turkish dep. mayor praises Somali-Canadian minister

Somali-Canadian MP Ahmed Hussen has learned during his visit to Turkey that he was appointed as the Minister of Immigration in Canada, a Turkish...

From Somali refugee to Canada’s Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship

Canada's Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, has appointed Somali-born Member of Parliament Ahmed Hussen to the position of Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship. Hussen...

From refugee to MP: Ahmed Hussen’s remarkable path to Parliament

Hussen, who arrived in Canada alone at 16, was elected Canada’s first Somali-Canadian MP on Monday. When Ahmed Hussen strides down Weston Rd, cars stop...