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Monthly Salary Of State House Of Assembly Members In Nigeria

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Salary Of State House Of Assembly Members

PIC.34. MEMBERS OF HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES AT A SPECIAL SITTING TO MARK END OF THE 2ND YEAR
OF THE 7TH ASSEMBLY IN ABUJA ON THURSDAY (6/6/13).

 

Are you looking into knowing the wage structure of the members of the State House of Assembly? Do you wish to know the monthly pay and salaries of the National Assembly members? Then this article is for you, because we will be explaining all you need to know about the monthly salary of the State House of Assembly members in Nigeria.

What Does House Of Assembly Mean?

This is a legislative body or the lower house of a legislature (as in various British colonies, protectorates, and countries of the Commonwealth of Nations)

What Are The Roles The Members Of Assembly Perform?

Firstly, all Houses of Assembly are unicameral and the house of assembly are called Assemblymen or MHA and each member serve for four years only. Now there are numerous roles each member of the State House of Assembly perform and in this article, we will be pointing few of these roles;

  1. They Ensure Laws Are Passed
  2. They Protect The Interest Of The People
  3. They Protect The Rights Of The Citizens
  4. They Are Entrusted With The Responsibility Of Overseeing The Activities Of Ministries & Departments, Agencies through Committees
  5. Serve As A Mouthpiece Of Their Constituent

 Roles Of The Members Of Assembly In Nigeria

1. They Ensure Laws Are Passed

The members of the house of assembly must ensure the laws are passed with the positive interest of the people at heart.

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2. They Protect The Interest Of The People

They also protect the interest of the people, providing them with their needs and all.

3. They Protect The Rights Of The Citizens

Another function of the member of State House of Assembly is to ensure the rights of every citizens are protected.

4. They Are Entrusted With The Responsibility Of Overseeing The Activities Of Ministries & Departments, Agencies through Committees

This is another role they perform,these committees conduct semi-annually and annually inspections on the books of MDA’s in order to ensure they are complying with the rules and laws that have put in place; any defiance of the law is punished.

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5. Serve As A Mouthpiece Of Their Constituent

The members of the House serve as the mouthpiece of their constituent; they articulate the interest of their constituent and then present it to the National Government.

Monthly Salary Of State House Of Assembly Members In Nigeria

It is essential we know the salary structure of the members of the State House Of Assembly in Nigeria, in this article we have gone through so many research and brought you the monthly salary of the State House of Assembly members. The National Assembly of the Federal Republic of Nigeria is a bicameral legislature established under section 4 of the Nigerian Constitution consisting of a Senate with 109 members and a 360-member House of Representatives.

Here are the different positions and salaries of the members of the State House Of Assembly In Nigeria;

  1. Speakers Of The State House Of Assembly
  2. Deputy Speaker
  3. Members At The House Of Assemblies

Monthly Salary Of State House Of Assembly Members In Nigeria

1. Speakers Of The State House Of Assembly

Speakers of the State Houses of Assembly enjoy all the benefits as their federal counterpart where virtually all they need are provided with public funds. However, their annual salaries stand at NGN 2,049,843 that is a monthly salary of NGN 170,820 and a Constituency Allowance of N25 per cent of their Annual Salaries.

2. Deputy Speaker

The Deputy Speaker receives an annual NGN 1,807,478, that is a monthly salary of NGN 150,623 and 25 percent of same as constituency allowance.

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3. Members At The House Of Assemblies

Members at the House of Assemblies earn and receive annual salaries of NGN 2,473,866, that is a monthly allowance pay of NGN 206,155.

In addition, they receive 20% for vehicles; 25 percent for domestic staff, 10% for utilities, 25% for robe, constituency , Personal Assistant and 5% for newspapers.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. How Many LGA Are There In Nigeria?

774 local government areas.

2. How Many State Constituency Do We Have In Nigeria?

Nigerian State Delegations

There must be three hundred and sixty members in total, representing constituencies for the Federal House of Representatives.

3. What Is A State Assembly Member Called?

Members of the California State Assembly are generally referred to using the titles Assemblyman (for men), Assemblywoman (for women), or Assembly member (gender-neutral).

4. Who Introduced NYSC In Nigeria?

General Yakubu Gowon.

5. How Many Senators Does Nigeria Have In 2022?

The Senate is made up of 109 duly elected Distinguished Senators representing Nigeria’s 109 Senatorial Districts.


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