The new Mayor of Lambeth has been officially announced as Cllr Donatus Anyanwu.
Cllr Anyanwu will take over from Cllr Adedamola Aminu who has performed the ceremonial duties since February last year. The new Deputy Mayor will be Cllr Saleha Jaffer.
Lambeth council’s cabinet was also confirmed at the Annual General Meeting with one change seeing Cllr Jane Pickard announced as Cabinet Member for Children and Families.
The full Lambeth council cabinet is as follows;
Leader of the Council: Councillor Lib Peck
Deputy Leader of the Council – Policy: Councillor Imogen Walker
Deputy Leader of the Council – Finance and Investment: Councillor Paul McGlone
Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care: Councillor Jackie Meldrum
Cabinet Member for Environment and Sustainability: Councillor Jenny Brathwaite
Cabinet Member for Children and Families: Councillor Jane Pickard
Cabinet Member for Health and Wellbeing: Councillor Jim Dickson
Cabinet Member for Housing: Councillor Matthew Bennett
Cabinet Member for Jobs and Growth: Councillor Jack Hopkins
Cabinet Member for Neighbourhoods: Councillor Jane Edbrooke
Full details can be found here