18 Apr 2016

Nigerian Born Councilor Olugbenga Babatola Becomes the first African Mayor of Greenwich, London



Councillor Olugbenga Babatola, 59, made history recently after being elected as the new Mayor for the Royal Borough of Greenwich, South East London. The Nigerian-born British citizen, who represents Thamesmead Moorings Ward was first elected councillor in 2014 due to his inspirational leadership style, within the area, known to be dominated by Africans. 

In 2015, Babatola became the first African to be elected deputy Mayor to the current Mayor, Norman Adams. His inauguration takes place on Wednesday 25 May 2016.

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