Yahiya is our candidate for Charles Dickens Ward in the 2021 local elections.
Yahiya has been living in Portsmouth since 1995 and is a self-employed businessman in real estate.
Yahiya is an energetic, hardworking, self-motivated person with a positive attitude and ability to work confidently in a team.
Having previously served local people as a councillor for four years, he has been involved in many local government issues both in his personal and professional capacities, getting involved with local issues and helping residents with their problems, particularly with their housing issues.
Yahiya is particularly interested in making a difference to our young people's futures through improved education and job opportunities.
He is a active and respected member of the local Bangladeshi community. He's an EC member of the Bangladesh Welfare Association; working with Bangladeshi young people, organising women’s groups, and promoting community cohesion across the city. Yahiya is ready to accept the challenge and responsibility of representing residents' issues such
as the bedroom tax and disability living allowance.
He believes that if we all play our part nicely and work together, we would make our world a better place.
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