List of Speakers of the House of Representatives of Nigeria from 1955 Till Date

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The Speaker of the House of Rep. is the third in line for succession to the Nigerian presidency, after the Senate President and the Vice President.
Below is the list of the Speakers of the House of Representatives of Nigeria, their tenure and the political party they belong…

NAME | TENURE | POLITICAL PARTY

1. Sir Frederic Metcalfe | 1955- 1959 | —

2. Jaja Wachuku (First indigenous Speaker of the House of Rep. in Nigeria) | 1959-1960 | NCNC

3. Ibrahim Jalo Waziri | 1960-1966 | NPN

4. Edwin Ume- Ezeoke | 1979-1983 | NPN

5. Chacha Biam | 1983 | NPN

6. Salisu Buhari | 1999-2000 | PDP

7. Ghali Umar Na’Abba | 2000-2003 | PDP

8. Aminu Bello Masari | 2003-2007 | PDP

9. Patricia Etteh (First female Speaker of the House of Rep. in Nigeria) | 2007 | PDP

10. Demeji Bankole | 2007-2011 | PDP

12. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal | 2011-2015 | APC

13. Yakubu Dogara (Current Speaker of the House of Rep in Nigeria) | 2015 till date | APC

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19 thoughts on “List of Speakers of the House of Representatives of Nigeria from 1955 Till Date

  1. Thanks alot for taking your time to list all of them. Please, I forgot who among the speakers in the house of assembly, who was having only secondary certificate

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