The mandate of the Ministry of Power, Works and Housing is primarily to formulate and implement the policy of the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) with respect to:
(i) Generation, distribution and transmission of power nation-wide (Power).
(ii) Road Transport
- Highways construction and rehabilitation;
- Highways planning and design
- Monitoring and maintenance of Federal Roads & Bridges nationwide
- Provision of infrastructure, Survey & Mapping of the nation’s internal and international boundaries (Works).
(iii) Provision of Habitat and affordable housing for Nigerians (Housing).