Profile of the 9th National Assembly Newly Elected Leaders

June 16, 2019

9th National Assembly of Nigeria Leaders

The following personnel have been appointed into leadership positions of both houses. These people would go on to chart the course of the 9th National Assembly from a legislative perspective.

Senate

Name Position State District
Ahmed Ibrahim Lawan Senate President Yobe Yobe North
Obarisi Ovie Omo-Agege Deputy Senate President Delta Delta Central
Abdullahi Abubakar Yahaya Senate Leader Kebbi Kebbi North
Boroffice Robert Ajayi Deputy Senate Leader Ondo Ondo North
Orji Uzor Kalu Chief Whip Abia Abia North
Abdullahi Aliyu Sabi Deputy Chief Whip Niger Niger North
Enyinnaya Abaribe Senate Minority Leader Abia Abia South
Emmanuel Bwacha Deputy Senate Minority Leader Taraba Taraba South
Philip Aduda Senate Minority Whip Federal Capital Territory Federal Capital Territory
Sahabi Ya’U Deputy Senate Minority Whip Zamfara Zamfara North

House of Representatives

Name Position State Constituency
Femi Gbajabiamila Speaker, House Of Representatives Lagos Surulere I
Ahmed Idris Wase Deputy Speaker, House Of Representatives Plateau Wase
Ado Doguwa House Leader Kano Tudun Wada/Doguwa
Peter Akpatason Deputy House Leader Edo Akoko Edo
Mohammed Tahir Monguno Chief Whip Borno Monguno/Marte/Nganzai
Ndudi Godwin Elumelu Minority Leader Delta Aniocha North/Aniocha South/Oshimili North/Oshimili South
Toby Okechukwu Deputy Minority Leader Enugu Aninri/Awgu/Oji River
Gideon Gwani Lucas Minority Whip Kaduna Kaura
Adesegun Adekoya Abdul Majid Deputy Minority Whip Ogun Ijebu East/Ijebu North/Ogun Waterside