Office of the Permanent Secretary

The mandate of the PSO with its entities of the PSO are as follows:

Information & Protocol unit

  • formulation and articulation of dynamic strategy for achieving effective Press, Public Relations and protocol related activities of the Ministry
  • projecting the policies, projects and programmes of the Ministry

Legal unit

Internal audit (IA)

  • Maintain internal control mechanism to monitor and ensure implementation of policies aimed at the actualization of the mandate of the Ministry as per treasury circular Ref No. TRY A3 & B3/2014 and OAGF/CAD/026/V.I/218 of 12th March 2014

Special duties:

To assist the Permanent Secretary in the routine management of the affairs of the Ministry with a view to reducing paper works and enabling the Permanent Secretary concentrate on the strategic issues of proffering advice to the Honourable Minister of Agriculture in the management of the Ministry.