|Alternate Names||President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria|
|Established|| October 01, 1963|
|Disbanded|| Still Active |
|Last Modified||Bojicat January 11, 2021 08:46am|
The President is both head of state and head of government. He's commander-in-chief of the Nigeria Armed Forces. |
He appoints members of a cabinet, called Federal Ministers, in imitation of the nomenclature used traditionally by European Chancellors. Proposed Federal Ministers must be confirmed by the Senate within 21 days of their nomination. A President can dismiss a cabinet member at will.
The President serves a term of four years, for a maximum of two terms.