22 years old Nigerian lady becomes the youngest councillor in the UK.
Princess Elizabeth Bright, a 22 years student has been voted as the youngest councillor in the United Kingdom, she represents Eastbrook Ward in Dagenham, in the election that took place on 3rd may 2018.
Elizabeth’s mother, councillor Afolasade Bright from borough of Barking and Dagenham Council was also re-elected as speaker.
Princess Elizabeth after the election results wrote:
Officially been elected as the youngest Labour Councillor in my borough representing the fantastic Eastbrook Ward at the tender age of 22 alongside 2 amazing people Mick McCarthy and Tony Ramsay. We have worked so hard in this election, with one of the most target wards, but All the hard work, commitment and tears have finally paid off.
Would like to say Massive thank you to all who have supported Eastbrook in this campaign. From the CLP, to the borough-wide councillors, my Amazing MP Jon Cruddas who canvassed with me till the last hour, volunteers, friends and of course to the most supportive parents Afolasade Bright & Pastor Gbolahan Bright.
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