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WELCOME TO THE OFFICIAL WEBSITE OF THE FEDERAL MINISTRY OF WATER RESOURCES, NIGERIA. Established in 1976, our MANDATE is to Develop and Implement Policies, Projects and Programs that will enable sustainable access to safe and sufficient water to meet the social, cultural, environmental and economic development needs of all Nigerians.

Vision & Mission

Our Vision is to provide sustainable access to safe and sufficient water resources to meet the cultural, social and economic development needs of all Nigerians, for all uses, in ways that contribute to enhancing public health, food security, poverty alleviation while maintaining the integrity of freshwater ecosystems of the nation.

Our Mission is to be the vehicle of the nation’s integrated water resources management contributing optimally to the socio-economic activities of the nation through comprehensive planning; facilitating and creating enabling environment for integrated conservation, development, management of various water uses for preservation of freshwater ecosystem, adequate access to safe water and sanitation, production of sufficient food and provision of employment opportunities.