Honorable Femi Gbajabiamila has emerged as the new speaker of the House of Representatives.
Femi Gbajabiamila on Tuesday won the election to become the Speaker of the 9th National Assembly after defeating Honourable Umaru Bago.
In all, 358 members-elect were in attendance for the exercise and Femi Gbajabiamila polled 281 votes to defeat Umaru Bago who polled 76 votes.
Femi Gbajabiamila – 281
Umar Bago – 76
Invalid votes: 1
Total votes cast: 358