Nicola Giorgino

Democratic Party (Italy) Forza Italia (2013) Lega Nord
Nicola Giorgino
Mayor of Andria
In office
30 March 2010 – 29 April 2019[1]
Preceded byVincenzo Zaccaro
President of the Province of Barletta-Andria-Trani
In office
11 October 2016 – 29 April 2019
Preceded byFrancesco Carlo Spina
Succeeded byBernardo Lodispoto
Personal details
Born (1969-09-17) 17 September 1969 (age 51)[1]
Andria, Apulia, Italy[1]
Political partyThe People of Freedom (until 2013)
Forza Italia (2013-2019)
Lega Nord (since 2019)[1][2]
Alma materUniversity of Bari
Professionlawyer[1]

Nicola Giorgino (born 17 September 1969 in Andria) is an Italian politician.[1]

Former member of the centre-right party The People of Freedom and then Forza Italia, he was elected Mayor of Andria on 30 March 2010.[1] He was re-elected for a second term at the 2015 Italian local elections.[1]

He resigned and was removed from office on 29 April 2019 after an internal government crisis.[3] He subsequentely left Forza Italia and joined the right-wing populist party Lega Nord.[2]

He also served as President of the Province of Barletta-Andria-Trani from October 2016 to April 2019.[1]

References

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i "Nicola Giorgino". Ministry of the Interior of Italy (in Italian). Retrieved 15 May 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Andria, Nicola Giorgino passa ufficialmente alla Lega di Salvini". La Gazzetta del Mezzogiorno (in Italian). 6 May 2019. Retrieved 15 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Andria, cade il sindaco Giorgino: la guerra interna nel centrodestra consegna la città al commissario fino al 2020". la Repubblica (in Italian). 18 April 2019. Retrieved 14 May 2019.