OFFICE OF THE HOUNOURABLE MINISTER OF STATE FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND ITS RESPONSIBILITIES
The Office of the Honourable Minister of State for Foreign Affairs is the second ranking office in Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The Minister of State is appointed by the President and assisted by Directors and other Foreign Service Officers. The Office assists the Minister of Foreign Affairs in carring out its mandate.
In addition, the Minister of State supervises agncies under the Ministry. These include the Nigerian Institute of International Affairs (NIIA), Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution, Directorate of Technical Aid Corps and Directorate of Technical Cooperation in Africa .
The Minister of State for Foreign Affairs is Khadija Bukar Abba Ibrahim