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Official name: The Federal Republic of Nigeria
Form of State:  Federal Republic, comprising 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory ( FCT, Abuja)
Legal system: Based on English common law
National legislature: National Assembly made up of the Senate (108 members) and the House of Representatives (360 members)
Nature of Government: Presidential System
President Commander in Chief: President Muhammadu Buhari GCFR
Vice-President: Prof. Yemi Osinbajo GCON
President of the Senate: Senator Olubukola Saraki
Deputy President Senate:  Senator Ike Ekweremadu
Speaker of the House: Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara 
Deputy Speaker of the House:  Hon.Yusuf Lasun
Chief Justice: Justice Walter Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen
State Government:  Elected State Governors and House of Assembly
Main political party: All Progressive Change(APC) - Ruling Party,  Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) - Opposition Party


Attorney- General & Hon. Minister of Justice

Alhaji Abubakar Malami (SAN)

Hon. Minister of Agriculture & Rural Development

Chief(Dr.) Audu Innocent Ogbeh

Hon. Minister of State for Agriculture & Rural Development

Mr. Heineken Lokpobiri

Hon. Minister of Petroleum

Muhammadu Buhari

Hon. Minister of State Petroleum

Mr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu

Hon. Minister of Labour and Employment

Senator (Dr) Chris Ngige
Hon. Minister of State Labour and Employment .

Hon. Minister of Defence

Brig. Gen Muhammad Mansur Dan Ali (Rtd)

Hon. Minister of Education

Alhaji Adamu Adamu

Hon. Minister of State Education

Prof. Anthony Onwuka

Hon. Minister of Finance

Mrs. Kemi Adeosun

Hon. Minister of Interior

Gen. Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau(Rtd)
Hon. Minister of Niger Delta Affairs

Pastor Usani Usani Uguru

Hon. Minister of State, Niger Delta Affairs

Mr. Cladius Omoleye Daramola

Hon. Minister of Power, Works and Housing

Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola (SAN)

Hon. Minister of State for Works and Housing

Alhaji Mustapha Baba Shehuri

Hon. Minister of Solid Minerals

 Hon. Minister of  State Solid Minerals

Alhaji Abubakar Bwari Bawa

Hon. Minister of Federal Capital Territory

Alhaji Muhammadu Bello

Hon. Minister of Transportation and Aviation

.Mr. Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi

Hon. Minister of State Transportation and Aviation

Senator Hadi Sirika

Hon. Minister of Water Resources

Engineer Suleiman Adamu

Hon. Minister of Foreign Affairs

Mr. Geoffrey Onyema

Hon. Minister of State for Foreign Affairs 

Hajia Khadija Bukar Abba Ibrahim 

Hon. Minister of Solid Minerals

Dr. Kayode Fayemi

Hon. Minister of Health

Mr.Isaac Adewole Folorunsho

Hon. Minister of State for Health

Dr. Osagie Ehanire

Hon. Minister of Information

Alhaji Lai Mohammed

Hon. Minister of Communication 

Barrister Adebayo Shittu

Hon. Minister Budget and National Planning

Senator Udoma Udo Udoma

Hon. Minister State Budget and National Planning Hajia Zainab Ahmed

Hon. Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment

Mr. Okechukwu Enelamah

Hon. Minister of State Industry, Trade and Investment

Hajia Aisha Abubakar

Hon. Minister of Environment


Hon. Minister of State Environment

Alhaji Ibrahim Usman Jibril

Hon. Minister of Science & Technology Dr. Christopher Ogbonnaya Onu
Hon. Minister of Youths  and Sports Development Engr. Solomon Dalong
Hon. Minister of Women Affairs Senator Aisha Al-Alhassan
Hon. Minister of State Solid Minerals Alhaji Abubakar Bwari