Functions of the Ministry

The functions and activities of the Ministry are:

  1. Initiation and coordination of the State Development Plans in line with the policy orientation of the State Government for growth and development;
  2. Coordination of development efforts/initiative of the State through statutory and ad hoc institutions;
  3. Coordinating relationship with Donor/Development Partners and serve as the entry point for all donor assisted programmes/projects in the state.
  4. Preparation of the State annual budgets and presentation of Annual Budget analysis to the Public;
  5. Organizing pre-Treasury and Treasury Board Meetings with the MDAs and liaising with the House of Assembly on budgetary matters.
  6. Liaising with the Federal Ministry of Budget and National Planning and Federal Ministries/Departments/Agencies on development planning matters;
  7. Monitoring and evaluation of government projects and writing report on same, using the results framework;
  8. Carry out impact assessment of Programmes/Projects.
  9. Regular attendance at the National Economic Council Meetings for Inter-governmental Relationship on economic issues.
  10. Any other function and assignment as may be assigned by the Governor or State Executive Council.