Ministry of Commerce, Co-Operatives and Empowerment

The Ministry of Commerce aims to enhance the economic of the State locally, nationally and globally.

The Ministry of Commerce, Co-operatives and Empowerment is concerned with the following duties but are not limited to:

  • Register, coordinate and supervise c-operatives societies in the State.
  • Facilitate loans, micro-credit and empowerment programmes for citizens.
  • Supervise commercial activities and other comer related operations in the State.
  • Raise revenue for government through levies, fines and other statutory collections.

Mr Ismaila Alagbada is the Commissioner while Mr Sunday Oyewole Olayode is the Permanent Secretary.