A Lawyer, experienced legislator having served in both State and National Assemblies. He represented Orhionmwon/Uhunmwode Federal Constituency and became the Minority Whip of the House of Representatives between 2007 — 2015. He contested for the Edo South Senatorial District Seat in the 2015 general elections.
Hon. Samson Osagie holds a degree in Law from the Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1995. He also holds a triple Master degrees in Law, Public Administration and International Relations from Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma, Edo State, University of Benin and University of Abuja respectively. He is currently a Doctoral Candidate in Political Economy and Development Studies, University of Abuja.
He is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Financial Analysts, Fellow Corporate Institute of Administration and Fellow Institute of Strategic Management of Nigeria, Member of the Nigerian Bar Association.
He has attended several courses and programs in the United Kingdom, United States of America, Canada, South Africa and Nigeria. He is the Managing Partner, Samson Ima — Osagie & Associates (Legal Practitioners), Executive Director (Centre for Advanced and Dynamic Leadership for Development)
He is also the Managing Consultant of this company (SAMRAPH GLOBAL CONSULTS LTD).
He has delivered and presented several lectures and papers in many institutions of learning,
conferences, seminars, workshops and has been engaged in discussions at roundtables/symposia.
He has written several articles in diverse areas such as; Politics, Law, Economy, Public Policy, Public Administration, Local Government Administration, Powers of the National Assembly, Constitutionalism, Community Development and Security.
He has interest in the building and development of public institutions in order to engender good governance in Africa.
He is the Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly (Senate). Prior to his appointment in 2015, by President Muhammadu Buhari, he was perhaps one of the longest serving Legislator in Nigeria having been a member of the Akwa-Ibom State House of Assembly, a three-time member of the House of Representatives (1999-2011) and a member of the Senate (2011-2015). In all he chaired the all important Committee on Rules and Business, thus making him a repository and an expert in Legislative Practice, Procedures and Processes. His experience and knowledge in the working of the legislature is invaluable.
Rt. Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila is a Nigerian Lawyer and also a licensed Attorney in Atlanta Georgia, United States of America. He has been a member of the House of Representatives since 2003 and currently the Majority Leader of the House of Representatives. He was the Minority Leader in the Seventh House of Representatives. He represents Suru-Lere I Federal Constituency of Lagos State.
Hon. Gbajabiamila is one of the most astute, vibrant and articulate Legislator in the Nigerian National Assembly. He comes with an avalanche of Legislative Strategies.
Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa was a three-time member of the House of Representatives representing Ikorodu Federal Constituency of Lagos State.
She studied English from the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State before having a successful career at the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA)
She being an experienced Media Practitioner and Legislator comes with a huge reservoir of Knowledge and understanding of the working of the legislature. She is an advocate of women and children empowerment good governance and care for the physically challenged. She is currently the Senior Special Assistant to the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora Matters.
A Professor of Political Science with Specialization in Political Economy and Development Studies at the University of Abuja, Nigeria.
He is a consultant to many local and international Institutions, agencies and organizations. He has been involved in the process of constitutional Amendment by the Nigerian National Assembly for over 10 years. He has also been involved in induction training programmes for elected State and National Assemblies Legislators.
He was the Special Adviser to the Governor of Kaduna State on Inter – Governmental Affairs and now the Commissioner for Agriculture and Forestry, Kaduna State. He is a Public Affairs analyst and a Development Expert.
He is a Professor of Political Science at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and an adjunct Professor of Political Science and International Relations, University of Abuja.
He has a bias in Nigerian Government and Politics, Public Policy Analysis and Local Government Studies.
He has written several scholarly papers for local and international academic journals. He has also authored and co-authored several books.
He has been Consultant to several local and international institutions and organizations. He is also a Public Affairs Analyst
Rep. Nnenna Ukeje is a three term member of the House of Representatives, representing Bende Federal Constituency of Abia State. She has been twice Chairperson of the Foreign Affairs Committee. She holds a Bachelors degree in Education and has been very active in promoting Legislative interventions not only in diplomatic issues involving Nigeria and other countries, but in promoting Legislative independence and transparency in governance. She is very versed in Legislative procedures and the committee system in relations to the passage of Bills. She comes with a great knowledge of how the Legislative can properly serve as a veritable organ for good governance. She is also passionate about gender and physically challenge issues.
Mr. Evbuomwan is a retired Clerk of the Edo State House of Assembly. He holds a B.Sc and an M.Sc degrees in Political Science (International Relations and Diplomacy) and also trained as a Lawyer. He rose through the ranks of Legislative Officer, Director of Legislative Matters, Deputy Clerk and Clerk of the House of Assembly from where he retired in 2014.
Mr. Evbuomwan’s mastery of the Legislative Processes and procedures saw him wrote several articles in Legislative journals and books that has become reference materials for legislators and legislative staffs alike. Among his books include “THE LAWMAKER (2005 – A legislative Handbook) and LEGISLATIVE POWERS: USES AND ABUSES(2011). He is a seasoned legislative bureaucrat and comes with enormous experience in the handling of bills and other legislative processes.
He is a lecturer in the Department of Banking and Finance, University of Benin. He lectures Managerial Accounting and Finance, International Trade and Finance, Quantitative Analysis, Investment, Capital & Commodity Markets, Computer Application, monetary Theory and Policy. He is a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN); Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria and Senior Member, Chartered Institute of Loans and Risk Management of Nigeria (CLRM). Dr. Eboigbe has the capacity to educate his audience at any time on the economic dynamics of the nation and the Legislative imperatives for addressing varied economic issues.