Director: Okolosi Paul Andy Briki

The functions of the Planning, Research and Statistics Department include:

  1. Collate short, medium and long term plans including the Capital Budget of the Commission.
  2. Liaise with relevant bodies’ e.g. National Planning Commission (NPC), National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), Forum of Federations, etc.
  3. Identify research needs and coordinate research programmes of the Commission.
  4. Supervise the Library Unit of the Commission.
  5. Collate all relevant information and statistical data that may be useful in the production of annual Statistical Bulletin for the Commission.
  6. Prepare Departmental annual report.
  7. Responsible for the production of annual reports for the Commission.
  8. Carry out any other assignment as may be directed by the Chairman or the Commission