The Ministry of Budget and National Planning was originally established as National Planning Commission by Decree No 12 Of 1992 and later amended by Act 71 Of 1993. The Ministry has the mandate to determine and advise the Government of the Federation on matters relating to National Development and overall management of the national economy. The detailed objectives, functions, powers, and structure Of the Commission are outlined under sections 2, 3 and 5 Of the Establishment Act
A Professional, Proactive, Smart and Team Oriented, Research, Planning and Budgeting Institution.
To Promote national development through plans formulation, qualitative budgeting and effective coordination of Socioeconomic development including capacity building and tracking implementation of government policies
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF FINANCE, BUDGET & NATIONAL PLANNING NIGERIA Image by: Umar Musa
The Act provides the Ministry with the following functions: