FUNCTIONS OF THE MINISTRY

  • Formulation and Implementation of education policies in the State
  • Management and supervision of Pre-primary, Primary and Secondary and Skill Based Education
  • Implementation of school curricula and development of uniform schemes of work from the approved curricula
  • Examinations and Standards
  • Educational Planning, Research and Statistics as well as project management
  • Schools Sports and Development
  • Guidance and Counselling Services
  • Special Education
  • Science, Vocational and Technical Education
  • Adult Literacy
  • Promotion of Arts and Culture in Schools
  • Development and promotion of Foreign Language such as French in Schools
  • Public Private Partnership in the development of infrastructure, provision of science equipment, Textbooks, ICT, furniture etc in Public Schools
  • Education Resourcing & Development