Welcome to Bureau of Public Procurement

The Public Procurement Act 2007 established the Bureau of Public Procurement as the regulatory authority responsible for the monitoring and oversight of public procurement, harmonizing the existing government policies and practices by regulating, setting standards and developing the legal framework and professional capacity for public procurement in Nigeria.

"Building and sustaining an efficient country procurement system that meets international best practices"
"To professionalise the process of procurement that ensures Transparency Efficiency, Competition, Integrity and Value for Money to support National Growth and Development"

The objectives of establishing the Bureau of Public Procurement are ;

  1. The harmonization of  existing government policies and practices on public procurement and ensure probity, accountability and transparency in the procurement process;
  2. The establishment of  pricing standards and benchmarks;
  3. Ensuring the application of fair, competitive, transparent, value-for-money standards and practices for the procurement and disposal of public assets; and
  4. The attainment of  transparency, competitiveness, cost effectiveness and professionalism in the public sector procurement system.
Core Objectives
  • Economic Efficiency
  • Competition - Providing level playing ground for all strata of bidders
  • Value for money
  • Transparency


Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, the Director-General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), together with top management staff of the agency paid a working visit to the Bureau of Public Procurement (BPP) in Abuja on Monday, March 19, 2018.

The meeting’s agenda was to among others, discuss ways to curtail the rising numbers of failing IT projects within Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs), and other government establishments in line with the Agency’s mandate and the recent Presidential Executive Order 005, and to seek for collaboration and partnership with the BPP on the way forward on NITDA’s initiative to register and license indigenous Information Technology Contractors and Service Providers.

The NITDA’s delegation which was headed by Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, (DG); includes Dr. Usman Gambo Abdullahi, Director, ITIS; Kasim Sodangi Esq., National Coordinator; Peter Ukonu, Head, Software; Salisu Kaka (AD), ITIS; Uwa Suleiman, Spokesperson; Femi Daniel, Cons/eDGR and Yusuf Abubakar, SOII.

In his remark, the DG, BPP, Mamman Ahmadu, welcomed the delegation to BPP. He commended the idea and proposed to set up a technical committee to look at the areas of collaboration with companies and consultants and to also look at how government will get value from NITDA on registration and licensing of IT for procurement of Microsoft licenses.