The Principality of Seborga has a new and young Prince. The Seborgans have elected their representative for the next seven years: the 31 years old building contractor, Marcello Menegatto (in the photo).
Menegatto collected 89 votes against his rival Pepi Morgia (67 votes).
These are the official results of the elections held last weekend in Seborga:
Number of eligible voters: 220
Total number of voters: 156
Total votes for Marcello Menegatto: 89
Total votes for Gian Luigi (Pepi) Morgia: 67
Total votes by correspodence: 13
Total of invalid votes: 3
Seborgans are celebrating the newly elected Prince and looking forward to work with him for the future of the Principality.
Soon after the results of the elections, the new Prince thanked all the Seborgans and said: "I will create new infrastructures and new jobs for our citizens. I will reorganize the governement, our general laws and our old documents. Regarding our independence, I will continue the fight (started by Giorgio I). My dream is to se Seborga becoming a real Principality".