• Naturalized Citizen from Somalia Employs 50 in Minneapolis Restaurants

    2 monthes ago - By Renew our Economy

    Abdirahman Kahin came to the United States in 1996 seeking asylum from Somalia. Today, he is a successful entrepreneur and the owner of Afro Deli, a fast-casual restaurant that serves a fusion of African, Mediterranean, and American food, with two locations in Minneapolis. He also co-owns Campus Cafe, a Turkish restaurant.
    Kahin, who is now a U.S. citizen, says he has been welcomed by his local community in Minneapolis. In fact, Minneapolis ranks number five in New American Economy's Cities Index, which rates the American cities most welcoming to immigrants. Minneapolis particularly stands...
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