• The National Institute for Legislative Studies (NILS) is an organ of the National Assembly established by an Act of Parliament




Our vision is to be a world class facility that supports the sustenance of dynamic and effective legislature in Nigeria at Federal, State and Local levels.


Building and continuously improving the capacity and efficiency of legislators and their aides within Nigeria and beyond through detailed and comprehensive training, research, support services and documentation.


To act as a world class multi-disciplinary institution capable of providing training, capacity building, research, policy analysis and extension services for the legislature at federal, state and local levels