Honourable Femi Gbajabiamila has been elected as the Speaker of the House of Representatives for the Ninth Assembly.
Gbajabiamila, who is a candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), polled 281 votes to defeat his close contender Mohammed Bago, who got 76 votes.
A total of 358 lawmakers voted and there was one invalid vote.
Gbajabiamila assumed office in 2003, representing Surelere 1 Federal Constituency.
In 2011, Gbajabiamila contested for the third term on the platform of the Action Congress of Nigeria and won.