National Assembly Scorecard: Bills Tally of the 109 Senators & 360 Reps

A State-by-State Performance Scorecard of sitting lawmakers in their third year at the National Assembly, in alphabetical order
adminJanuary 20, 20239 min

A State-by-State Performance Scorecard of sitting lawmakers in their third year at the National Assembly, in alphabetical order

 

 

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In keeping with its tradition, Nigeria’s premier/pre-eminent legislative and policy think-tank, OrderPaper Nigeria and its partners recently unveiled its signature, Annual Appraisals of the National Assembly, at a public ceremony held at the National Assembly Complex, Abuja.

Taking it a notch higher, the organisation as part of its commitment to bridging the gap between citizens and parliament, released this year’s edition as an Annual Report titled ‘Independent Performace Appraisals of the Ninth National Assembly of the Federal Republic (Bills Edition) – Third Session.’

 

READ ALSO: 2023: OrderPaper unveils signature, National Assembly Performance Scorecards

 

This initiative is also in furtherance of OrderPaper’s implementation of the VOTER (Validating the Office of The Electorate on Representation) Project undertaken with support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) under the Strengthening Civic Advocacy and Local Engagement (SCALE) Project by Palladium.

The Appraisal impacts 469 legislators, nearly 3,000 bills (1,979 HoR and 1,009 Senate), 36 States and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), as well as the Executive arm of Government at the Federal Level between June 2019 and May 2022. It is thus beneficial in the institutionalisation of legislative accountability, as well as citizen participation in the institution of parliament so that citizens can see what their lawmakers are doing.

 

Being an election year, we collated a State-by-State Performance Scorecard of the 469 sitting lawmakers in alphabetical order. Click on any of the under-listed links to access the scorecard of each state:

 

1 Abia State: Abia Reps; Kalu, Abonta, Onyejeocha, sponsored 35 bills or more

 

2 Adamawa State: Aishatu Binani leads ten Others in Adamawa National Assembly Scorecard

 

3 Akwa Ibom State: Onofiok Luke sponsored 28% of bills by Akwa Ibom lawmakers 

 

4 Anambra State: Five Anambra lawmakers sponsored 18 bills or more

 

5 Bauchi State: Four Bauchi lawmakers failed to sponsor any bill

 

6 Bayelsa State: Ex-Governor Dickson sponsored one bill in two years

 

7 Benue State: Senator Moro leads Benue delegation in Bills Chart

 

8 Borno State: Rep Monguno leads Borno Bills Chart with 53 Bills 

 

9 Cross River State: Gershom Bassey sponsored 42% of bills by Cross River lawmakers

 

10 Delta State: 6th-term Rep, Nicholas Mutu sponsored 3 bills in Delta’s National Assembly Scorecard

 

11 Ebonyi State: Ex-Governor Egwu sponsors 7 bills, ranks 4th in Ebonyi Bills Tally

 

12 Edo State: Rep Sergius Ogun sponsored 35% of Bills by Edo lawmakers 

 

13 Ekiti State: 89% of Ekiti lawmakers sponsored six bills or more

 

14 Enugu State: Ex-Enugu Governor, Chimaroke Nnamani sponsored one bill in three years

 

15 FCT: FCT lawmakers sponsored 12 bills in three years

 

16 Gombe State: Nine Gombe lawmakers sponsored at least two bills each

 

17 Imo State: Okorocha, Rep Obi sponsored 15 bills or more in Imo National Assembly Scorecard

 

18 Jigawa State: 36% of Jigawa federal lawmakers sponsored zero bills

 

19 Kaduna State: Kaduna Rep, Abbas sponsored 74 bills in three years

 

20 Kano State: 14 of 27 Kano lawmakers failed to sponsor any bill

 

21 Katsina State: Eighteen Katsina lawmakers sponsored 39 bills in three years

 

22 Kebbi State: Eleven Kebbi lawmakers sponsored 31 bills in three years

 

23 Kogi State: Senator Adeyemi sponsored 22% of bills by Kogi lawmakers

 

24 Kwara State: Senators Sadiq, Oloriegbe lead seven others in Kwara Bills Tally 

 

25 Lagos State: Gbajabiamila leads 26 Lagos lawmakers with 23 bills

 

26 Nasarawa State: Rep. Gbefwi leads seven others in Nasarawa Bills Chart

 

27 Niger State: First-term Senator leads Niger lawmakers with 38 bills

 

28 Ogun State: With 24 bills, Ex-Governor Amosun leads 11 Ogun lawmakers

 

29 Ondo State: Senator Akinyelure outshines eleven others in Ondo National Assembly Scorecard

 

30 Osun State: Rep. Oke sponsored 29% of Bills by Osun lawmakers

 

31 Oyo State: Senator Buhari tops 16 Others in Oyo Bills Tally

 

32 Plateau State: Reps Bagos, Mwadkwon, Gagdi, Deputy Speaker atop Plateau National Assembly Scorecard

 

33 Rivers State: Betty Apiafi leads Rivers Senators in bill sponsorship 

 

34 Sokoto State: Six of 14 Sokoto lawmakers sponsored zero bills in National Assembly Scorecard

 

35 Taraba State: Kwenum, Bwacha lead Taraba lawmakers in Bills Chart

 

36 Yobe State: Senate President, Lawan sponsored zero bills in three years 

 

37 Zamfara State: Five of 10 Zamfara federal lawmakers sponsored zero bills

 

 

READ ALSO: Fact File: Performance Scorecards of Ex-Governors at the 9th Assembly

 

 

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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