Planning Research and Statistics

The functions of this department are to:

  • Undertake Fiscal and Financial studies, analysis and diagnosis and submit the result to the Board.
  • Serve as the Secretariat of Tenders Committee of the Board.
  • Prepare the Board’s MTEF, Annual budget, action plan, operational work plan and targets.
  • Ensure compliance with Bureau for Public Procurement (BPP) guidelines and requirements on tendering and procurement proceedings of the Board.
  • Liaise with the Statistics Department of the ministry of Budget and Planning in collection, analysis and processing of data and statistics relating to the entire state MDAs and the LGAs
  • Conduct research in any sector of the economy or area of concern which the Board feels there is need to do so
  • Serve as Efficiency Unit of the Board
  • Any other relevant function(s) as may be directed