National Assembly Drafts Bills for Constitutional Amendment


As part of the ongoing constitution review process, both Chambers of the National Assembly have produced separate draft amendments to the 1999 Constitution.

The draft amendments follow hundreds of memoranda submitted by individuals and interest groups as well as a series of public hearings conducted at the national level and in various parts of the country in 2012 by the House of Representatives and the Senate.

Click here to download the Draft Amendments to the 1999 Constitution proposed by the House of Representatives Ad Hoc Committee on the Review of the 1999 Constitution.

Click here to download the Senate’s Bill for an Act to Further Alter the Provisions of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 and for Other Matters Connected Therewith, 2013.