Arnhem wants Ahmed Marcouch as Mayor

Ahmed Marcouch (PvdA) is Monday nominated as new mayor of Arnhem.

The 51-year-old Marcouch follows Herman Kaiser (CDA) on which his Office had to resign for health reasons. Since then, Boele Staal (D66) Acting Mayor in Arnhem.

Marcouch was from 2010 to 2017 a member of the House of representatives. It is intended that he will take up its duties on 1 september in Arnhem.

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