Planning, Research & Statistics Department

  • Coordination of all matters of economic planning for the Ministries.
  • Formulating plans and policies and devising methods for periodic reviews and examination of all such plans and Policies at the sectoral and sub-sectoral levels. These includes among others the preparation of medium-term development plans, and other policy documents. Pilot and issue Based Projects.
  • Coordination of the preparation and implementation of annual budgets of the Ministry.
  • Project/Programme development, monitoring and evaluation in the overall socio economic development of the Ministry;
  • Monitoring, evaluation and reporting on projects and programme implementation in the Ministry the local-Government Council viz-a-viz the overall annual budgets of the Ministry;
  • Serving as the Department responsible for enforcing "Due process" in the Ministry as it relates to Contract Procedures for Projects and Procurement.
  • Liaison with other State and National Agencies responsible for Economic Planning matters, include among others Directorate of Budget and Economic.
  • Planning, National Planning commission, National Bureau for Statistics (Including its State Office), etc;
  • Constant collection and processing of data and statistics relating to the socio-Economic Planning in the Ministry
  • Management of the Ministry Information resources (data bank, computer service and library).