To ensure the existence of a robust statistical delivery system covering organizational, human, infrastructural and ICT development to bring about improved service delivery and overall development of the state.
To provide the state with well articulated long, medium and short-term development plans based on timely and reliable data;
To guide and coordinate all development efforts in the state including collaborations with development partners, donor agencies, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and other MDAs at state and national levels.
To ensure full implementation of planned programmes and projects through regular monitoring and evaluation.
To create a virile and diversified state economy that would ensure full participation of the private sector and create jobs for the teeming population of unemployed persons.
To instill discipline in the state financial management systems and administration for an enhanced accountability through budgetary controls.