Dedicated to the vital national interests of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, and the promotion of African Integration and unity, international cooperation for the consolidation of Global Peace, Security, a just world economic order and democratic values, through the formulation, articulation and implementation of Nigeria’s Policy objectives for the benefit of the nation, and her citizens by building the capability to be a major role player in world affairs, earning the respect of the People of Africa, and the larger international community.
To build a strong and effective Foreign Ministry that is knowledge-based and technology driven in service delivery, at headquarters and missions abroad, in the pursuit of Nigeria’s interests and foreign policy goals and objectives and guarantee the dignity of Nigerian citizens, Africans as well as other foreigners in Nigeria. The Ministry is also committed to the vision of Nigeria becoming one of the top twenty economies in the world by the year 2020.
Our Core Values deal with issues of National Security, Survival, Territorial Integrity and Sovereignty as well as strengthening the International Mechanism for effective service delivery and enhancing revenue measures, distributions, Customer service, including increasing a greater economic content in the curriculum of the Nation’s Foreign Services and Investment
MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, NIGERIA
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is the statutory organ of the Government charged with the primary responsibility for the formulation , articulation, conduct and execution of Nigeria's foreign policy.