Channel 4’s Home Affairs Correspondent Darshna Soni also wrote: “So sad to hear of Tazeen Ahmad’s death.
“A fabulous journalist. Thoughts with her family and friends, R.I.P.”
Documentary maker Deeyah Khan penned: “Yesterday we lost the award-winning journalist, presenter, writer and mother Tazeen Ahmad, not long after her 48th birthday to cancer.
“Tazeen paved the way in an industry that is not always accepting or supportive of women, especially women of colour Tazeen RIP courageous woman.”