Award-winning journalist Rageh Omaar is joining ITV News as a Special Correspondent. Rageh's new role will see him cover a wide range of stories and special in-depth reports in the UK and abroad.
- Rageh is well-known for covering the Iraq invasion in Baghdad as Senior Foreign Correspondent at the BBC
- Most recently, Rageh was a journalist and presenter for Al Jazeera, working on investigative news and documentary programming
- He has held a number of high profile roles in broadcasting, across BBC News, BBC World Service, BBC Radio 4, Dispatches and Panorama
Rageh joins the ITV Newsroom this week, adding to the line up of dedicated on-screen journalists across network news programmes.