|Mayor of Newham|
|Assumed office |
4 May 2018
|Preceded by||Robin Wales|
Rokhsana Fiaz is a Labour Party politician serving as Mayor of Newham. Previously elected as a Newham Councillor in 2014, Fiaz was elected in the 2018 election and is the successor to Robin Wales.. She received 73.4% of the first preference votes. She is the first directly elected female mayor for any London borough.. Fiaz has also promised to hold a referendum on the direct elected mayoral system.
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