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POLITICAL STRUCTURE

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 Ahmad Lawan

Deputy President Senate:  Senator Ovie Omo-Agege

Speaker of the House of Representatives: Rt. Hon Femi Gbajabiamila

Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives:  Hon. Ahmed Idris

Acting Chief Justice: Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad

State Government:  Elected State Governors and House of Assembly

Main political party: All Progressive Change(APC) - Ruling Party,  Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) - Opposition Party

FEDERAL EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBERS

Attorney- General & Hon. Minister of Justice

A

Hon. Minister of Agriculture & Rural Development

C

Hon. Minister of State for Agriculture & Rural Development

M

Hon. Minister of Petroleum

M

Hon. Minister of State Petroleum

Mr.

Hon. Minister of Labour and Employment

Se
Hon. Minister of State Labour and Employment Pr

Hon. Minister of Defence

Br

Hon. Minister of Education

Al

Hon. Minister of State Education

Pr

Hon. Minister of Finance

H

Hon. Minister of Interior

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Hon. Minister of Niger Delta Affairs

Pa

Hon. Minister of State, Niger Delta Affairs

Mr. C

Hon. Minister of Power, Works and Housing

Mr.

Hon. Minister of State for Works and Housing

Al

Hon. Minister of Women Affairs

VACANT
 Hon. Minister of  State Solid Minerals

Al

Hon. Minister of Federal Capital Territory

Al

Hon. Minister of Transportation and Aviation

Mr. 

Hon. Minister of State Transportation and Aviation

Se

Hon. Minister of Water Resources

En

Hon. Minister of Foreign Affairs

Mr. 

Hon. Minister of State for Foreign Affairs 

Ha

Hon. Minister of Solid Minerals

VA

Hon. Minister of Health

Mr.

Hon. Minister of State for Health

Dr. 

Hon. Minister of Information

A

Hon. Minister of Communication 

Ba

Hon. Minister Budget and National Planning

Se

Hon. Minister State Budget and National Planning V

Hon. Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment

Mr

Hon. Minister of State Industry, Trade and Investment

Ha

Hon. Minister of Environment

Al

Hon. Minister of State Environment


Hon. Minister of Science & Technology Dr.
Hon. Minister of Youths  and Sports Development En