Jama Jama

Is Chair has been involved with supporting refugees and those seeking asylum for many years, having set up the refugee group Golis Community Association in Newcastle, and subsequently serving as chair of East African Support Group. From 2012 to 2014 he served as a trustee for the North East Refugee Service in Newcastle. Between 2008 and 2011 he worked with Angel Group, housing providers for those seeking asylum, and later he joined Homegroup housing association.