Type: Ministry

Principal Officers

Dr Tunji Olaopa

Permanent Secretary

Quick Information

The Ministry

Past Officials of the Ministry

  • Staff size n/a
  • Revenues (IGR) n/a
  • Budget Allocation () ₦76,075,840,142.00
  • Recurrent Expenditure ₦71,275,840,142.00
  • Capital Expenditure ₦4,800,000,000.00

Contact Information

Areas of statutory responsibilities and functions

The Ministry’s mandate includes:

  • to formulate, monitor and review the National Youth Policy.
  • to articulate relevant programmes of action for youth development.
  • to coordinate youth and monitor youth development activities at the three levels of government and collaborating partners.
  • to collaborate with all stakeholders for the funding of youth activities.
  • to create opportunities for the youth to be involved in decision making process in matters that affect them, the environment and the society.
  • to inculcate in the youth, human rights values, social justice, equity, fairness and gender equality.
  1. National Youth Service Corps (NYSC)
  2. Citizenship and Leadership Training Centre.
  1. Network and Social Mobilization (NSM)
  2. Enterprise Development and Promotion (EDP)
  3. Education and Youth Development (EYD)
  4. Human Resources and Management (HRM)
  5. Finance and Accounts
  6. Planning, Monitoring and Information Management (PMI).
Addresses/Contact info of offices in all States and in FCT

Federal Ministry of Sports,
Annex 3,
New Federal Secretariat,
Shehu Shagari Way,
Central Area,
PMB 229,
Telephone +234 9 523 7112
Fax +234 9 523 3644