Monthly Archives: April 2016

Elevation Networks New View 50 Report Launch

Keith spoke at the launch of Elevation Network’s New View 50 report on Tuesday 19th April 2016. Elevation Networks named Keith in the list of the top 50 most influential BAME people working in the public sector. The report celebrates … Continue reading

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Adjournment Debate: UK Citizens Returning from Fighting Daesh

Keith intervened in the Adjournment Debate on UK Citizens Returning from Fighting Daesh on Tuesday 19th April, 2016. Keith Vaz (Leicester East) (Lab): I congratulate the hon. Gentleman on initiating this excellent debate, and he is right that we must try … Continue reading

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Ministerial Statement: Libya

Keith intervened in the Ministerial statement on Libya on Tuesday 19th April, 2016. Keith Vaz (Leicester East) (Lab) :May I welcome the progress that has been made but say that I am disappointed that more has not been offered to … Continue reading

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Keith joins Sadiq Khan for Campaign Day in Harrow

Keith  together  with  Councillors  Deepak Bajaj,  former  Lord  Mayor  Councillor  Abdul  Osman  and  others  joined  London  Mayoral  Candidate  Sadiq  Khan  in  Kenton  in  support  of  Sadiq’s  campaign.  The  election  is  on  May  5th.

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Weekly Office Statistics 15th April 2016

Weekly Office Statistics from 1st January – 15th April 2016: –345 Cases taken up –227 Visitors to Casework Centre –14 Surgeries Held –27 hours of Surgeries –52 Cases referred to other MPs –107 Cases referred to Councillors or outside agencies … Continue reading

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Defibrillator fitted in Evington Park

Keith together Local Ward Councillor Deepak Bajaj and Councillor Sue Hunter visited Evington Park to  look at the  new defibrillator that has been installed. This vital life saving equipment  will be available at all time in the event of an emergency.  Instructions will be … Continue reading

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Paul McKeever Memorial Lecture

The Paul McKeever lecture was held in Parliament on Wednesday 13th April. The event, which is held in honour of the late Paul McKeever, former Chair of the Police Federation of England and Wales, invites a senior figure in Policing to … Continue reading

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Home Affairs Select Committee Session on Police Diversity

The Home Affairs Select Committee held an evidence session for its inquiry into diversity in the Police on Tuesday 12 April 2016. The Committee heard evidence from: Former Chief Superintendent Dal Babu OBE Janet Hills, President, National Black Police Association … Continue reading

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Migration from North Africa to Europe

Home Office questions were held in the House of Commons on Monday 11th April. Keith asked a question relating to the Migration Crisis. He asked; “The deal with Turkey was brokered after intense negotiations, which seem to be lacking in … Continue reading

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BAME Reception Hosted by Kate Osamor MP

Keith spoke at the BAME reception at the House of Commons on Wednesday 3rd April hosted by Kate Osamor MP. He spoke about BAME representation in Parliament and work that still needs to be done. The reception was well attended … Continue reading

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