FEDERAL MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT

Type: Ministry

Principal Officers

Mr Bukar Tijani

Minister of State

Mrs Odusote Ibukun Abimbola

Permanent Secretary

Quick Information

The Ministry

Past Officials of the Ministry

Finances
  • Staff size n/a
  • Revenues (IGR) n/a
  • Budget Allocation () ₦78,984,828,949.00
  • Recurrent Expenditure ₦8,328,561,391.00
  • Capital Expenditure ₦33,974,838,949.00

Related Organizations/Units

Contact Information

Areas of statutory responsibilities and functions

MISSION:
To promote Agricultural Development and Management of National Resources through Agricultural value-chain approach, to achieve sustainable food security and production of agricultural raw materials to meet the needs of the expanding industrial sector.


VISION:
To ensure sustainable access, availability and affordability of quality food to all Nigerians and to be a significant net provider of food to the global community.

Agencies
  1. Agencies
  2. National Quarantine Services, FCT
  3. National Centre for Agriculture Mechanization, Ilorin, Kwara
  4. Office of the Permanent representative to FAO
  5. Veterinary Council of Nigeria
  6. Nigeria Agricultural Insurance Corporation, FCT
  7. Agricultural Research Council of Nigeria, FCT
  8. National Agricultural Seed Council, FCT
  9. Nigeria Agricultural Cooperative and Rural Development Bank, Kaduna
  10. Federal Agricultural Coordinating Unit, FCT
  11. Strategy Grain Reserve, FCT
  12. Rural Access Mobility Project, FCT
  13. Commercial Agriculture, FCT
  14. National Agricultural Seeds Agency, FCT
  15. Fresh Water Station – Brakish Water Station, Rivers
  16. National Programme on Agriculture and Food Security, FCT
  17. Parastatals
  18. Federal College of Produce Inspection and Stored Products Technology, Kano
  19. Federal College of Animal Health & Production Technology, Plateau
  20. Federal College of Agriculture, Ondo
  21. Federal College of Agriculture, Ishiagu, Ebonyi
  22. Federal College of Freshwater Fisheries Technology, Niger
  23. Federal College of Animal Health & Production Technology, Vom
  24. Federal College of Freshwater Fisheries Technology, Baga, Borno
  25. Federal College of Fisheries & Marine Technology, Lagos
  26. Federal College of Horticulture Dadin-Kowa, Gombe
  27. Federal College of Agriculture, Moore Plantation, Oyo
  28. Federal College of Veterinary & Medical Laboratory Technology , Vom
  29. Federal College of Land Resources Technology, Owerri, Imo
  30. Federal College of Land Resources Technology, Kuru Jos , Plateau
  31. Federal Cooperative College, Ibadan, Oyo
  32. Federal Cooperative College, Kaduna
  33. Federal Cooperative College, Oji River, Enugu
  34. College of Agriculture and Animal Science, Division of Agric, ABU, Kaduna
  35. Stored Product Research, Kogi
  36. Division of Agricultural College ABU, Kaduna
  37. University of Agriculture Abeokuta, Ogun
Departments
  1. Technical Departments:
  2. Agriculture (Trees and Crops), Fisheries, Livestock, Land Resources, Fertilizer, Food Reserve & Storage and Rural Development.
  3. Service Departments:
  4. Finance, Human Resources, Procurement, PPAS (Plan, Policy, Analysis & Statistics) and Co-operatives
Addresses/Contact info of offices in all States and in FCT

Federal Ministry of Agriculture & Rural Development
FCDA Secretariat,
PMB 135,
Area 11,Garki,
Abuja-Nigeria
Telephone +234 9 5237112
Fax +234 9 5233644

Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
HEADQUARTERS
Complex Block A
Area 11, PMB 135
Garki, Abuja
Email-  info@fmard.gov.ng

Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Department of Co-operative
4th Floor, NAIC House
Central Business District Area
Abuja, PMB 135.
Email-  fdcnigeria@ymail.com

Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Strategic Grain Reserve Department
3rd Floor, NAIC House
Central Business District Area
Abuja, PMB 135.

Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Fertilizer Department
No 4, Bima Close, off Otukpo Street,
Off Gimbiya Street, Area 11
Garki, Abuja
E-mail-  fertilizerdepartment@yahoo.com

Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development
Department of Rural Development
Michael Okpara Way
Wuse Zone 5,
Abuja  

Federal Ministry  of Agriculture and Rural Development
Department of Land Resources
Geographical Information System and Remote Sensing (GIS/RS),                      
Michael Okpara Way
Wuse Zone 5,
Abuja



State Offices

Abia
Federal Secretariat,
Umuahia, Abia

Adamawa
Federal Secretariat
Yola, Adamawa

Akwa Ibom
Federal Secretariat
Uyo, Akwa Ibom

Anambra
No. 6 Orugbu Close behind NIPOST/NITEL headquarters along Zik Avenue, Awka
Anambra

Bauchi
Yakubu Bauchi Road Federal Secretariat,
Bauchi

Bayelsa
Ogbe Estate
Yenagoa, Bayelsa

Benue
Federal Secretariat
Makurdi, Benue


Borno
Federal Secretariat
Maiduguri, Borno

Cross Rivers
Ikot Effanga Mkpa, Murtala Muhammad Highway off the City Gate, Calabar
Cross Rivers

Delta
Federal Secretariat
Asaba, Delta

Ebonyi
No. 19 Awgu Street, Fed. Min. of Agriculture & Rural Dev. Abakalaki

Ebonyi
Edo
Federal Secretariat
Benin City
Edo

Ekiti
State Veterinary Clinic Fajuyu Road, Ado Ekiti
Ekiti

Enugu
No 7/9 Ezzkwo Street Independence Layout Federal Secretariat
Enugu

Gombe
Liberty Junction, J/Fari Gombe
Gombe

Imo
Federal Secretariat Port Harcourt
Owerri, Imo

Jigawa
Itungun Road Federal Secretariat, – Dutse
Jigawa