Rt. Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, a member of the ruling party All Progressive Congress (APC) representing Surulere I Federal Constituency has emerged as the Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives.
In what was seen as a flawless victory, Hon Gbajabiamila Secured a total of 281 votes out of 358 Rep members who cast their vote, while his opposition Umar Bago secured a total of 76 votes and an Invalid vote was recorded.
Speaker-elect, a renowned Lawyer, and a graduate from the University Of Lagos have been was elected Speaker of the 9th Assembly on Tuesday 11th June 2019 in National Assembly, Abuja by the majority vote through an open ballot system.