From refugee to immigration minister: Ahmed Hussen appointed cabinet role

“A former Somali refugee is now overseeing Canada’s federal immigration policies after a cabinet shuffle Tuesday.” “Ahmed Hussen, who arrived in Canada as a refugee from Somalia at the age of 16, was sworn in as Canada’s Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship at a Rideau Hall ceremony. He replaces John McCallum, who is leaving politics and heading to Beijing as Canada’s new envoy to … Continue reading From refugee to immigration minister: Ahmed Hussen appointed cabinet role