The Ministry of Special Duties was established by Oyo State Law No 12 of 2003 from its erstwhile status as a department in the Office of the Executive Governor.
The Ministry has four (4) Directorates these are :-

  • Directorate of Admin. & Supplies
  • Directorate of Finance and Accounts
  • Directorate of Social Mobilisation
  • Planning, Research and Statistics.

From February, 2012 The Ministry was saddled with the responsibility of managing the Government Fuel Dump.

Our Vision

To harmonize government policies and render the best service delivery.

Our Mission

To give socio-economic and political mileage to the State Government.

Our Objectives

  • To complement objectives of the Office of the Executive Governor
  • To give desired priority attention to areas of Governmental activities with specific importance;
  • To support Viable Rural Initiatives and Community Development Associations;
  • Coordinate technical assistance programmes and liaise with appropriate Federal Government’s agencies etc such as liaising with indigenes in the Diaspora;
  • Create avenue for a responsive government-citizen platform (People’s Forum);
  • To complement government’s efforts in the area of job creation.
  • Management of (10) ten Free Workers’ Shuttle Buses (one number bus allocated to the staff of the judiciary)
  • Average monthly expenditure on the fuelling, maintenance and management of each bus is N297,000.00 i.e monthly expenditure on the Ten (10) buses is N2,970,000. Annual is N35,640,000
  • Procurement and Installation of Ten (10 Nos.) Electric Transformers at designated Communities and Neighbourhood markets.
  • Installation of five completed at the following locations
  • Owode Extension, Apata
  • Keolu Community Egbeda
  • Oluyole Extension
  • Oluyole Estate
  • Ajoda Plank Market

Five other locations to be installed are;

    • Scout Camp Neighbourhood Market
    • Sango Neighbourhood Market
    • Old NITEL site Neighbourhood Market Old Ife Road, Ibadan.
    • Nigerian Immigration Service, Agodi GRA, Ibadan and
    • Onisaago Community Ido Local Government, Ibadan.

Bidding for the installation completed.

The staff strength of the Ministry stood at nineteen (19) as at 30th October, 2014; this was made up of eleven (11) males and eight (8) females, with additional four (4) students on Industrial Attachment.

ADDRESS: 4th Floor, Water Corporation Building, State Secretariat, Ibadan.


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