Femi Gbajabiamila of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has emerged Speaker of the House of Representative.
Of the 358 lawmakers that voted, 281 voted for Gbajabiamila while 76 voted Bago. One vote was invalid.
He has since been sworn in. He also announced Sanusi Rikiji, former Speaker of the Zamfara State House of Assembly, as his Chief of Staff.
Gbajabiamila, who represents Surulere I Federal Constituency, was the majority leader of the eighth National Assembly.