Finance And Economic Development

The Ministry of Finance generally handles the Government of Ekiti State’s finance. It also superintends the Ekiti State Internal Revenue Service and the Ekiti State Signage and Advertising Agency. The Ministry is saddled with the duty of managing the finances of the State in order to bring about optimal development and progress.

In its efforts at making optimal development and progress in Ekiti State, the Ministry carried out a project which involved the computerization of the State’s pay roll and Biometric Data Capture.

The Ministry is divided into Finance and Administration which handles the administration/personnel finance and accounts; Expenditure; State Finances; and Budget Departments.

There are six departments in the Ministry as follows:

  1. Office of the Commissioner
  2. Office of the Perm. Sec
  3. Administration and Supplies
  4. Finance and Accounts
  5. Expenditure
  6. State Finance
    Affiliated Agencies:
      a) Accountant General’s Office
      b) Board of Internal Revenue
              c) Central Internal Audit.

Our Vision

To manage the financial resources of Ekiti State transparently, efficiently and effectively with integrity in a most social beneficial manner.

Our Mission

  1. To make Ekiti State more financially viable by widening the revenue base and curtailing recurrent expenditure.
  2. To implement a regime of fiscal discipline, accountability, and transparency.
  3. To reposition the state to financial stability and liquidity in a most cost-effective manner.
  4. To facilitate the institutionalization of fiscal responsibility.
  5. To continue to restructure public expenditure in a way that will deliver more Public goods and services to the people.

Functions

  1. Managing the finances of the State in order to bring about optimal development and progress.
  2. Maintaining and regulating the Fiscal Policies of the State.
Name Designation
Chief Toyin Ojo Commissioner
Mr. Kunle Abegunde Permanent Secretary
Mrs.A. O. Ayo-Salami Director, Finance and Accounts
Mr.J. A. Ale Director, Administration and Suppliese
Mr. V. A. Arogundade Director, SF
Mr. J. O. Jolumo Director, Expenditure