Senator Ita Giwa was a special adviser to two Nigerian Presidents on National Assembly Matters. A consummate politician and legislator, she previously served in both the Senate and House of Representatives of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Senator Ita Giwa was also a member of the Constitutional Conference, and a member Steering Committee of Commonwealth Women Parliamentarian.
As a Professional Healthcare Practitioner, she represented Beecham and Sandoz Pharmaceuticals in Nigeria in the private sector. Sen. Ita Giwa serves on the boards of several companies and she is actively involved with the resettlement and rehabilitation of the displaced people of Bakassi Peninsula recently ceded to the Republic of Cameroun