Parastatals under Federal Ministry of Interior – This is the full list of parastatals under the Federal Ministry of Interior in Nigerian. The Federal Ministry of Interior is a Ministry of the Federal Republic of Nigeria that houses other agencies and parastatals that strengthen the internal security of the country.
Vision and Mission of The Federal Ministry of Interior.
To make Nigeria safer and more secure for economic development and growth; to create a safe and secure environment for everyone living in Nigeria.
- To partner with other relevant Security Agencies and the public in gathering, collating and sharing information and intelligence with the intention of ensuring the safety and security of the country
- To participate in efforts aimed at addressing the root causes of crime while ensuring that any criminal act is investigated so as to bring the criminals to justice in a fair and professional manner
- To engender an efficient, effective, well-trained and highly motivated workforce, with deliberate efforts aimed at improving the capacity and welfare of all officers and men of the Force
- To build a people’s friendly Police Force that will respect and uphold the fundamental rights of all citizens
- To build a gender sensitive and gender friendly Police Force that will give equal opportunity to female Police Officers, while at the same time respecting their peculiarities
Working together with people irrespective of religious, political, social or economic affiliations to:
- Deliver quality police service that is accessible to the generality of the people;
- Build a lasting trust in the police by members of the public;
- Protect and uphold the rights of persons, to be impartial and respectful in the performance of Police duties;
- Continuously evaluate and improve Police services;
- Provide equal opportunities for career developments for all members of the force;
- Cooperate with all relevant Government Agencies and other stakeholders.
- Liaise with the Ministry of Police Affairs and the Police Service Commission to formulate and implement policies for the effective policing of Nigeria.
List of Parastatals Under the Federal Ministry of Interior
Civil Defence, Immigration and Prisons Services Board, Gwagwalada
Address: Federal Secretariat, Gwagwalada, P.M.B. 95, Garki, Abuja.
Phone: +234 9 8821335-6; Fax:
Customs, Immigration and Prisons Pension Office (CIPPO)
Address: Federal Secretariat, Gwagwalada, P.M.B. 306, Garki, Abuja.
Phone: +234 ; Fax:
Federal Fire Service
Address: National Headquarters, Area 10, Mohammadu Buhari Way, P.M.B. 43, Garki, Abuja.
Phone: +234 9 2341399, 2341299; Fax:
Nigeria Immigration Services (NIS)
Address: Old Federal Secretariat Complex,Area 1, Garki, P.M.B. 38, Garki, Abuja.
Phone: +234 9 2341550; Fax: 234 9 2341550
Nigeria Prisons Service (NPS)
Address: Block G, Federal Secretariat, Area 1, P.M.B. 16, Garki, Abuja.
Phone: +234 9 2341709; Fax:
Nigerian Police Force (NPF) – Force Headquarters
Address: Force Headquarters, Lious Edet House, Shehu Shagari Way, Garki, Abuja.
Phone: +234 (0) 803 830 5707; Fax:
Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC)
Address: National Headquarters, Plot V921, Cadestral Zone A2, Wuse, Zone 5, Wuse, Abuja.
Phone: +234 9 2341402; Fax: