Hon. Ibrahim Muhammad Panti
This is Our Niger State
The Ministry was charge with the responsibility of handling the provision of infrastructural facilities such as roads, schools, hospitals, residential quarters, recreational centers e.t.c as well as the maintenance of such facilities on behalf of the State Government.
As one of the busiest Ministry its source of funding is directly from the State Ministry of Finance. These funds provide is basically for the discharge of the duty, having satisfied all the bureaucratic protocols. During the then Military Administrator of Col. Mohammed Lawal Gwadabe, the Computer units in each Ministry were establish, in order to ensure that there was judicious spending of Government funds and to facilitates preparation of comprehensive financial report on date of about 13 years.
The Niger State Ministry of Works and Infrastructural Development, Minna use the Computer unit to keep the proper transactions and extra Ministerial Department such as payrolls, cash books, personnel record, payment vouchers, and advances. Interest and other allowances, tax record, asset and liabilities and the State Government annual budget estimate e.t.c. the Department of Planning, Research and Statistics coordinate all the Departments both professional and Administration. All in charge of progress report of the Ministry.
The Ministry has its organizational charts; with Honourable Commissioner as head of the Ministry and the Permanent Secretary Works and Infrastructural Development. Directors as the head of Department, who monitors the affairs of the unit, followed by the Deputy Director and Assistant Director.
The Ministry has Six (6) Departments as follows:-
a. Administrative Department
b. Civil Engineering Department
c. Public Building Department
d. Mechanical/Electrical Department
e. Planning, Research and Statistics Department
f. Procurement Department
Our Policy thrust is to develop a Road development plan with sole objective of increase in social and economic activities within the State, facilitate movement of people, goods and services. Reduce passengers travel time, vehicle operation cost and traffic fatalities.
The Ministry of Works and Infrastructural Development has two Agencies namely; Niger State Road Maintenance Agency [NIGROMA] and Niger State Electricity Board [NSEB]. The NIGROMA is headed by the Managing Director while NSEB is headed by the General Manager.
Our Organizational charts
THE EXECUTIVE GOVERNOR
THE EXECUTIVE COMMISSIONER