The Academy

Federal Parliament of Nigeria

Rt Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, Speaker of the House of Representatives
CPA Nigeria Federal Branch President
National Assembly of Nigeria
Alhaji Sani-Omolori, Clerk of the National Assembly
CPA Nigeria Federal Branch Secretary
National Assembly of Nigeria

Presiding Officer(s): Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, MP, Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives of Nigeria and Senator Hon. Ahmed Ibrahim Lawan, President of the Federal Senate of Nigeria.

Joined the Commonwealth: 1 October 1960

CPA Branch formed: 1 January 1961

Unicameral/Bicameral: Bicameral

Parliament website:

Number of Departmental/Ministry Oversight Committees:

Senate: 43
House of Representatives: 64

Number of Joint Committees (if bicameral): 4

Names of House Management (such as Privileges or Procedure) Committees: Ethics and Privilege, House Service, Rules & Business, Senate Committee on Ethics

Articles in The Parliamentarian (2013-2021):


Key Facts

Date of Independence
01 Oct 1960
CPA Branch Formed
01 Jan 1961
Voting Age
First Parliament
01 Oct 1960
Seat of Parliament