Mayor of GibraltarKAIANE Lopez GMH has been a household name on the Rock ever since her historic victory in the Miss World pageant in 2009. 

As of Tuesday April 4, she will become mayor of Gibraltar.

According to a press release from the Government, the former beauty queen is expected to take up her new position with John Gonçalvez MBE as her deputy.

Mrs Lopez was appointed deputy mayor to Adolfo Canepa in 2014, and is set to succeed him next month.