Fact File: Performance Appraisal of Female Reps | 9th National Assembly Scorecard

As part of our Independent Performance Appraisal of the Ninth National Assembly, we spotlight the Scorecards of Female Lawmakers since their election to the House of Representatives in 2019
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As part of our Independent Performance Appraisal of the Ninth National Assembly, we spotlight the Scorecards of Female Lawmakers since their election to the House of Representatives in 2019

 

 

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BACKGROUND

  • A total of thirteen female lawmakers were elected to the 9th Assembly in the House of Representatives in 2019; constituting 3.61% of the total number of lawmakers in the chamber.
     

WOMEN ELECTED TO THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES IN 2019

  1. Nkeiruka Onyejeocha (Isuikwato/Umunneochi), Abia State – APC
  2. Lynda Chuba-Ikpeazu (Onitsha North/South), Anambra State – PDP
  3. Taiwo Olukemi Oluga (Ayedaade-Irewole-Isokan), Osun State – APC
  4. Aishatu Jibril Dukku (Dukku/Nafada), Gombe State – APC
  5. Beni Butmak Lar (Langtang North/South), Plateau State – PDP
  6. Miriam Onuoha (Isiala Mbano/Okigwe/Onuimo), Imo State – APC
  7. Adewumi Onanuga (Ikenne/Sagamu/Remo North), Ogun State – APC
  8. Ogunlola Omowumi Olubunmi (Ijero/Ekiti West/Efon), Ekiti State – APC
  9. Zainab Gimba (Bama/Ngala/Kala Balge), Borno State – APC
  10. Boma Goodhead (Akuku-Toru/Asari-Toru), Rivers State – PDP
  11. Onuh Onyeche Blessing (Otukpo/Ohimini), Benue State – APGA
  12. Tolulope Tiwalola (Oluyole) Oyo State – APC
  13. Khadijah Bukar Abba (Damaturu/Gujba/Gulani/Tarmuwa), Yobe State – APC

READ ALSO: Aishatu Binani leads 10 Others in Adamawa Bills Tally | National Assembly Scorecard

 

FIRST-YEAR BILLS CHART [2019 – 2020]

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Performance Scorecards of Female Lawmakers (National Assembly) – First Year Appraisal


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MID-TERM BILLS CHART [2019 – 2021]

Performance Scorecards of Female Lawmakers (National Assembly) – Mid-Term Appraisal

 

READ ALSO: Senator Aduda increases bill tally by 3 | The National Assembly Scorecard

 

 

THIRD-YEAR BILLS CHART [2019 – 2022]

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READ ALSO: 9 Gombe lawmakers sponsor at least two bills each | National Assembly Scorecard

 

FEMALE PRINCIPAL OFFICERS IN THE 9TH HOUSE OF REPS [BILLS CHART]

  • Rep. Nkeiruka Onyejeocha is the only female principal officer out of a total of 13 female lawmakers elected to the 9th House of Representatives in 2019.
  • She is among the Top Ten Members of the House of Representative members in terms of bill sponsorship; having sponsored 35 bills in the last three years (2019 – 2022).

 

READ ALSO: Rep. Gbefwi leads 7 others in Nasarawa Bills Chart | National Assembly Scorecard

FEMALE NEWBIES IN THE 9TH HOUSE OF REPS [BILLS CHART]

  • Rep. Taiwo Olukemi Oluga is the only female newbie on the bills chart out of the 13 female lawmakers elected to the 9th House of Representatives in 2019.
  • In the period under review (2019-2022), she sponsored a total of 10 bills.

 

READ ALSO: Rep Sergius Ogun sponsored 35% of Bills by Edo lawmakers | National Assembly Scorecard

 

YEAR-ON-YEAR PERFORMANCE FOR FEMALE LAWMAKERS (2019 – 2022)

FEMALE LAWMAKERS BILLS TALLY (FIRST YEAR) BILLS TALLY (MIDTERM YEAR) BILLS TALLY  (THIRD YEAR)
Rep. Nkiruka Onyejeocha
Isuikwuato/Umunneochi Federal ConstituencyAPC 
19 30 35 
Rep. Lynda Chuba-Ikpeazu
Onitsha North/South Federal Constituency
PDP 
7 14 18
Rep. Taiwo Olukemi Oluga
Ayedaade/Irewole/Isokan Federal Constituency
APC 
9 10 10
Rep. Aishatu Jibril Dukku
Dukku/Nafada Federal Constituency
APC 
6 8 10
Rep. Beni Butmak Lar
Langtang North/Langtang South Federal Constituency
PDP
8 8 9
Rep. Miriam  Onouha
Onuimo/Isiala Mbano/Okigwe Federal Constituency
APC 
1 5 9
Rep. Odewumi Onanuga
Remo Federal Constituency
APC
2 2 4
Rep. Ogunlola Omowumi Olubunmi
Ijero/Ekiti West/Efon Federal Constituency
APC
1 3 4
Rep. Zainab Gimba
Bama/Ngala/Kala Balge Federal Constituency
APC 
2 3 3
Rep. Blessing Onyeche Onuh
Otukpo/Ohimini Federal Constituency
APGA 
0 1 2
Tolulope Tiwalola Akande-Sadipe
Oluyole Federal Constituency
APC 
0 1 2
Khadija Bukkar Abba Damaturu/Tarmuwa/Gujba/Gulani Federal Constituency

APC 

0 1 1
Boma Goodhead 

Asalga/Akulga Federal Constituency) 

PDP 

Nil Nil Nil

 

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Editor’s Note: OrderPaper’s appraisal of lawmakers in the core areas of lawmaking is without prejudice to the lawmaker’s performance in the areas of oversight and representation.

 

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