37 NDE Offices in Nigeria and Their Contact Details

Last updated on November 20th, 2021 at 12:31 am

The National Directorate of Employment (NDE) was established in November 1986 with a core mandate of or swiftly responding to the rising trend of unemployment among Nigerian youths.


We can’t guaranty the authenticity of the phone numbers of NDE listed in this compilation due to the attitude of government officials. Most times, the the phone numbers they release to the general public do not exist or ring out after several times. However, the office addresses have been confirmed.

One of the programmes of the NDE was to train the youths in skill acquisition for them to be employer of labour and be employable.

It is one of the parastatal of the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment. In this post, we’ll share with you NDE offices across Nigeria, where you can make an inquiry about youth empowerment of the Federal Government.


“To design and implement job creation programmes that will promote attitudinal change, employment generation, reduce poverty and enhance wealth generation.”

As you know, NDE is to supervise the 774, 000 jobs of the Special Public Works Department created by President Muhammadu Buhari.

4 Programmes of NDE

  • SPW: Special Public Works
  • Small Scale Enterprises Programme (SSE)
  • Rural Employment Promotion Programme
  • Vocational Skills Development Programme (VSD)

Mallam Abubakar Nuhu Fikpo is the Acting Director-General of  National Directorate of Employment. He replaced Dr. Nasiru Ladan Mohammed Argungu who was sacked on December 9, 2020

37 offices of NDE

To enroll in any of the programmes of the National Directorate of Employment, you can visit any of its branch offices spread across the country.

State Offices/Address Phone number
Abia Employment House, Aba road, Amuzuta old Umuahia, P.M.B. 7247, Umuahia, Abia State 08038777048
Adamawa Behind former Ministry of Works & Housing, Off Sir Kashim Ibrahim way, Yola 08020911708
Akwa Ibom Federal Secretariat Complex, Abak road, Uyo 08095695077,


Anambra  35, Nnamdi Azikwe Avenue, Amawbia, Akwa 08035888922; 08184764587
Bauchi Off Gombe road, Behind Chief Magistrate Cort, kofar Idi, Bauchi, Bauchi State 08038380704
Bayelsa No. 2, Asingbi Street, Off Imgbi road, Amarata, Yenagoa 08032756363; 08183334531
Benue Federal Secretariat Complex, Makurdi 08033153598
Borno Federal Secretariat Complex,Kano Jos road, Maiduguri, Borno State 08022626357
Cross River Federal secretariat Coplex, Muhammed Murtala High way, 3rd Floor, Left wing, Calabar 08034732083, 08056411518
Delta Federal Secretariat Complex, Okpanam road, Asaba 08032360078; 07028304975
Ebonyi Former Ministry of Women Affairs, Unity Square, Off Ezza road, GRA, Abakaliki  
Ekiti Beside UBA, No. 91 Ajilosun Street, Off Ikere road, Ado Ekiti 08060105270
Enugu CCB Building, 1st Floor, 28, Okpara Avenue, Enugu 08059409960; 08099786443
Edo 222A Upper Mission road, Before Ewah road Junction, New Benin, Benin City 08063241240, 08023304530
Gombe New Federal Secretariat Complex, Behind Bauchi Motor Park, Gombe 08035076677; 08083433766
Imo Federal Secretariat Complex, Port Harcourt road, Owerri 08033370393, 08092341187
Jigawa Federal Secretariat Complex, 2nd Floor, Sani Abacha road, Dutse 08099370224, 08055282947
Kaduna No. 5A Yakubu Gowon way, Kaduna 08035952001, 08023759990
Kano After ARTV 44/48, Hotoro, Maiduguri road, Kano 08036827944, 08054605942
Katsina No. 1, Justice Muhammed Bello road, GRA Round About, Katsina 08033847925; 08153657886
Kebbi No. 19,, Murtala Muhammed way, Tudun wada, Birnin Kebbi 08036129284; 08124869880
Kogi Kunama Crescent, After Edgedrive Hotel, GRA, Lokoja 08036517350
Kwara Federal secretariat Annex, Fate road, Ilorin 08055834677, 07033368086
Lagos No. 7, Barkisu Iyede Street, Onike Yaba, Lagos 08033014555; 08183184445
Nasarawa No. 18, Jos road, Behind Natson Petrol Station, Off Sandaji Hotel road, Lafia 08036367880, 08026362500
Niger Ladi Kwali road, Off IBB road, Minna 08035958975
Ogun Federal Secretariat Complex, Oke Omosa, Ibara, Abeokuta 08035660075; 08082428818
Ondo Federal Secretariat Complex, Igbatoro road,Akure 08034171011; 08066554611
Osun No. 6, Adebimpe Lane, Opp. Plant and Pilars College, Ago-wande, Osogbo 08056677202; 08098027202
Oyo Federal Secretariat Complex, Ikolaba Area, Ibadan 08065310946; 08028218223
Plateau No. 5 Naraguta Road, GRA 930105, Jos  
Rivers Federal Secretariat Complex, 8th Floor, Left wing, Aba road, Port Harcourt 08039383247; 07017083004
Sokoto No. 7, Dendo road, Off Ibrahim Dasuki rioad, Sokoto 08036255444; 08088674908
Taraba No. 2, Agadah Attah drive, Jalingo 08036837304, 08186207519
Yobe Federal Secretariat Complex, Gassua road, Damaturu 07038368112; 08023722366
Zamfara No. 3, Yahaya Abdularim road, Opp. Tanking Ruwa, Sabon Gari, Gusau 07082235403; 08180208078
NDE FCT office, Abuja Skill Centre Complex, Kuduru, Bwari, FCT 07033551773


Headquarters of the National Directorate of Employment is located at the Federal Secretariat Complex Phase I, Annex II, Shehu Shagari Way, Abuja FCT.

1 thought on “37 NDE Offices in Nigeria and Their Contact Details”

  1. Please help me convey this my message to both Nigeria directorate of employment both in Abuja and oyo state and special public works oyo state, l am a beneficiary of federal government special public works program from itesiwaju local government, oyo state, Sir I have not been paid my beneficiary funds till today, please help me convey my message to them, so as to help me pay my beneficiary funds, because all other beneficiaries have been paid, This is my details, Name: Bolaji Hassan OladokunThanks.


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