Lawan, Akpabio, Shekarau, Oshiomhole, Kingibe, Other Re-elected/New Senators [Full List]
The National Assembly election conducted on February 25 has seen winners emerge across different party platforms.
Newcomers, sitting senators, and lawmakers who had served in the red chamber in the past have been identified ahead of the inauguration of the 10th Assembly in June.
So far, the All Progressives Congress (APC) won 57 senatorial seats, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) won 29, the Labour Party (LP) got six, while the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) and Social Democratic Party (SDP) got two each.
Also, the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) and Young Progressive Party (YPP) have one seat each.
However, none of the current six female senators would make it to the 10th Senate because they either lost their elections or did not contest at all.
Below are the Senate newcomers.
- Ned Nwoko (PDP, Delta North)
- Ede Dafinone (APC, Delta Central)
- Thomas Onowakpo (APC, Delta South)
- Chief Benson Agadaga (PDP, Bayelsa East)
- Shehu Buba (APC, Bauchi South)
- Kaila Dahuwa Sumaila (PDP, Bauchi North)
- Pastor Jide Ipinsagba (APC, Ondo North)
- Jimoh Ibrahim (APC, Ondo South)
- Adeniyi Adegbonmire (APC, Ondo Central)
- Abubakar Sani Bello (APC, Niger North)
- Aliyu Wadada (SDP, Nasarawa West)
- Mohammed Ogoshi Onawo (PDP, Nasarawa South)
- Adams Oshiomhole (APC, Edo North)
- Abdul-Azeez Yari (APC, Zamfara West)
- David Umahi (APC, Ebonyi South)
- Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo (PDP, Gombe North)
- Gbenga Daniel (APC, Ogun East)
- Sani Bello (APC, Niger North)
Below are the sitting senators who were re-elected.
- Senate President Ahmad Lawan (APC, Yobe North)
- Chief Whip of the Senate Orji Uzor Kalu (APC, Abia North)
- Enyinnaya Abaribe (APGA, Abia South);
- Elisha Abbo (APC, Adamawa North)
- Binos Dauda Yaroe (PDP, Adamawa South).
- Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah (YPP, Anambra South)
- Seriake Dickson (PDP, Bayelsa West)
- Abba Moro (PDP, Benue South)
- Ali Ndume (APC, Borno South)
- Jarigbe Agom Jarigbe (PDP, Cross River North)
- Michael Opeyemi Bamidele (APC, Ekiti Central)
- Francis Fadahunsi (PDP, Osun East).
- Sani Musa (APC, Niger East)
- Barau Jibrin (APC, Kano North)
- Danjuma Goje (APC, Gombe Central)
- Adamu Aliero (PDP, Kebbi Central)
- Jibrin Isah (APC, Kogi East)
- Lola Ashiru (APC, Kwara South)
- Sadiq Suleiman Umar (APC, Kwara North)
- Adetokunbo Abiru (APC, Lagos East)
- Godiya Akwashiki (SDP, Nasarawa North)
- Francis Fadahunsi (PDP, Osun East)
- Abdulfatah Buhari (APC, Oyo North)
- Barinada Mpigi (PDP, Rivers South East)
- Aliyu Wammako (APC, Sokoto North
- Sahabi Ya’u (APC, Zamfara North)
- Ibrahim Shekarau (NNPP, Kano)
- Solomon Olamilekan Adeola (APC, Ogun West)
- Ibrahim Gaidam (APC, Yobe East)
- Shuaibu Isa Lau (PDP, Zamfara North)
- Ibrahim Shekarau (NNPP, Kano Central)
No Female Senator
None of the current seven female senators would make it to the 10th Senate as a result of loss or failure to seek re-election.
Those who lost their re-election bids are Senator Biodun Olujimi (Ekiti South); Senator Stella Oduah (Anambra North); and Senator Lilian Ekwunife (Anambra Central).
Senators Oluremi Tinubu (Lagos Central), Nora Ladi Dadu’ut (Plateau South), Aishatu Dahiru Binani (APC, Adamawa), and Akon Etim Eyakenyi (Akwa Ibom South) did not seek re-election.