22yrs Old Young Nigerian becomes youngest Councillor in the UK

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Princess Elizabeth Bright, a 22yrs old student has been elected as one of the youngest councillors in UK, representing Eastbrook ward in Dagenham, during the UK Election which took place on Thursday, May 3rd.

Her mother, Councillor Afolasade Bright from the Borough of Barking and Dagenham Council was also re-elected. She is also a former speaker/civic mayor London borough of Hackney.

Princess Elizabeth after the election results wrote:

Today 4th May 2018, God did it – he turned my setback into a comeback. I WON 
🎉 – 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 & PastorGbolahan Bright. She added.

Cllr Afolasade Bright; Cllr Donna Lumsden; Cllr Princess Bright; Cllr Dorothy Akwaboah.

There are now Four Councillors all ladies from the same Parish,  RCCG The Master’s Sanctuary and they include; 22 years old Cllr Princess Bright, her mum; Cllr Afolasade Bright, Cllr Donna Lumsden and Cllr Dorothy Akwaboah.

A big congratulations to all of them

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29 COMMENTS

  1. Congratulations Councillor Princess Bright, He that started this journey with you, will see you through, amen.

  2. Congratulations my dear princesses. Elizabeth. Bright. We are proud of You here in. Nigeria. God bless you in jesus name

  3. We are proud of you princess Elizabeth….God will grant you wisdom to carry out the assignment successfully in jesus mighty name……..Yinka Adeboye from Nigeria,

  4. Congratulations the youngest councillor in world at 22, u make us proud and we are highly proud of u. We pray for God guidance and wisdom to rule.

  5. Congratulations the youngest councillor in world at 22, u make us proud and we are highly proud of u. We pray for God guidance and wisdom.

  6. Comment:congratulations this is the Lords doing, for u to win the election in foreign land it is by the Grace of God, pls always put God first in all u do, i pray for u, u av Started well, u will end well in Jesus name (AMEN)

  7. The young and talented lady Princes Elizabeth Bright is an inspiration to others, may God grants you more wisdoms for you to discharge your duties as a Councillor, remain bless.

  8. I join the good people of Nigerian state to say a big congratulations to u for making us all proud, it is my pleasure to say that the good lord who made it possible for u to win… Will give u the strength to lead… I key into u success dear…. More grace Princess

  9. Comment:congratulation my name sake. The Lord will uphold you with right hand of righteousness invJesus name Amen

  10. Congratulation Princesses, we are proud of you back here in Nigeria.pls make us proud in office.best of lock

  11. Hon Phillips Olubunmi Emmanuel councillor representing the good people of ward f1 surulere local government legislative council Nigeria

    Congratulations to princess Elizabeth best of luck in the office.. Make us proud there…

  12. Congratulations to youngest lady princess Elizabeth Bright . we are proud of u here at home Nigeria and we also thank the British Government for giving Nigerian Citizen opportunity to contest for the post and lay good example for our Nigerian government. may God continue to bless your grace country amin.

  13. Congratulations to the Youngest Councillor Princess Bright. Am wowed!
    Also to my wonderful RCCG family. Thumbs up.

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