POLITICAL OFFICES

PRESIDENT

Who is a President of Nigeria?

The President is the Head of State, the Chief Executive of the Federation and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federation.

GOVERNOR

Definition of a Governor of a State

The governor of a state is the Chief Executive of a state. There is a Governor for each State of the Federation.

SENATE

Who is a Member of the Senate?

A senator is a member of the Senate and Senators are empowered by law to make legislations for the federation. The Senate is a chamber of the National Assembly.

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Who is a Member of the House of Representatives?

A member of the House of Representative is a representatives of his/her constituency at the federal level. Members of the House are empowered by law to make legislations for the federation. The House of Representatives is a chamber of the National Assembly.

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY OF A STATE

Who is a Member of the House of Assembly of a State?

A member of the House of Assembly of a State is a representative of his/her constituency at the state level. Members of the House are empowered by law to make legislations on behalf of their constituencies for the state.

LOCAL GOVERNMENT CHAIRMAN

Who is a local Government Chairman?

He/She is a person elected to head an area council in a state, thus, each area council in a state is headed by a Chairman.

COUNCILLOR

Who is a Councillor?

He/She is a person elected to head an electoral ward in an area council, thus, each electoral ward is headed by a councillor.