Organisation Structure

  1. The Agency has a Governing Board, the highest decision making body. The Board is responsible for the formulation of policies and charting a direction to ensure the effective discharge of the statutory mandate of the Agency.
  2. The Managing Director is the Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Governing Board and is responsible for the day-to-day running of the Agency. He/she is the Chairman of the tenders board.
  3. The Managing Director heads an Executive Management team, first of 2 Executive Directors, later 6 Executive Directors and the Agency's Legal Adviser and Secretary to the Board.
  4. Executive Management team is responsible for the day-to-day running of the affairs of the Agency and serves as the Tenders Board of the Agency, for the effective discharge of the Agency`s mandate.
  5. The Executive Directors are responsible for the running of the affairs of their departments. They are also members of the tenders board..
  6. The Agency also runs a Zonal Directorate structure for the purpose of effective field operations. There are twelve (12) Zonal Directorate Offices and thirty-eight (38) State Field Offices; one in every state capital and one in Abuja FCT and an additional one in Lagos.
  7. The zones were presently delineated to have three (3) State Field Offices reporting to them, with the exception of two Zonal Offices that have four (4) states each reporting to them(South West I & North Central I).
  8. On the whole the Agency has a staff strength of one thousand, one hundred and five (1105), out of which 270 serve at the corporate Headquarters and the rest in the field offices for the effective discharge of the Agency’s mandate.