Femi Gbajabiamila the All Progressives Congress preferred candidate, has been elected the Speaker of the House of Representatives.
He defeated the endorsed candidate of People’s Democratic Party Umar Bago.
Gbajabiamila polled 281 votes from a total of 358 votes, while Bago scored 76 votes, with one invalid vote.
Gbajabiamila was the APC congress Majority Leader and the House Leader of 8th House of Representatives. He represents Surulere Federal Constituency of Lagos State.