Type: Ministry

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The Ministry

Past Officials of the Ministry

  • Staff size n/a
  • Revenues (IGR) ₦0.00
  • Budget Allocation () ₦59.00
  • Recurrent Expenditure ₦50.00
  • Capital Expenditure ₦8.00

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Establishment Act

The Ministry of Petroleum Resources (MPR) has the mandate to initiate policies for the oil and gas sector and supervise the implementation of approved policies. The Ministry has a technical Department of Petroleum Resources that undertakes the regulation of the oil and gas sector. The Agencies and Parastatals under the supervision of the Ministry also ensure the execution of the approved policies for the sector. The Ministry has four service departments of Planning Research and Statistics, Finance and Accounts, Human Resources Management and Procurement.

An internationally competitive oil and gas sector that contributes maximally to the growth and development of the nigerian economy.

Effective implementation of nigeria's polices on oil and gas exploration, exploitation and utilization in accordance with best international practice.

  1. The Departments and Agencies are as follows:
  2. • The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) - the technical department of the Ministry that regulates and monitors activities of the oil and gas industry.
  3. • The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) - a parastatal of the Ministry that undertakes the commercial ventures in the petroleum industry on behalf of the Federal Government.
  4. • The Petroleum Training Institute (PTI) - a Parastatal of the Ministry that undertakes human capacity. development for the Nigeria Petroleum industry.
  5. • The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) - MPR's Parastatal which initiates and coordinates programmes aimed at developing petroleum technology in Nigeria.
  6. • The Petroleum Equalization Fund (PEF)- MPR's Parastatal that oversees petroleum bridging activities.
  7. • The Nigeria Nuclear Regulatory Authority (NNRA)- the Agency of MPR that regulates and monitors all activities involving development and use of nuclear tools and radioactive materials.
  8. • The Petroleum Products Pricing and Regulatory Agency (PPRA) - an agency of Government responsible for fixing the benchmark prices of petroleum products and regulating and monitoring the transportation and distribution of petroleum products in Nigeria.
  9. • The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board- an Agency of the Ministry that regulates and monitors the implementation of Nigerian Content in all activities of the Petroleum industry.
  10. Parastatals
  11. Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)
  12. Nigerian Nuclear Regulatory Authority (NNRA)
  13. Petroleum Equalisation Fund (PEF)
  14. Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA)
  15. Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF)
  16. Petroleum Training Institute (PTI)
Organogram and details of functional interrelationships between divisions of each MDA

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Annual Reports (for 2010-2012) and information on Reporting Deadlines for each MDA

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Medium Term Sector Strategy

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Addresses/Contact info of offices in all States and in FCT

Ministry of Petroleum Resourses
Central Business District
P. M. B. 449,

Website: www.mpr.gov.ng
E-mail: servicomnodaloffice@yahoo.com


Lagos Office

5, Kofo Abayomi Street

Victoria Island, Lagos

Tel: 08058298857, 08058298820, 01-2790000

Website: http://www.dprnigeria.com