Jim made a recent speech on the re-recognition of Somaliland. Jim’s speech was made on United Nations World Democracy Day. During his speech, he expressed his desire to see the establishment of a cross delegation Somali friendship group.
Jim is one of three UKIP MEP’s elected for the West Midlands, in the 2014 European elections. An active Member of the European Parliament, he sits on the Foreign Affairs committee (AFET).
Jim’s association with UKIP dates from 1996. Since then, he has stood for election on a number of occasions as well as performing countless internal party roles.