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The National Institute serves as a high level centre for reflection, research and dialogue.


The vision, mission and motto of the Institute are as follows


The traditional Defence and Security Week where service Chiefs come to deliver lectures and interact with the Participants of the Senior Executive Course has commenced in the National Institute from 28th August to 8th September, 2017.

The National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies by this notice intends to execute the under listed projects as approved in the year 2017 Appropriation Act accordingly.

President Muhammadu Buhari at NIPSS Graduation Ceremony

  • Awards certificates to 67 Graduands of Senior Executive Course 38, 2016.
  • Re-assures NIPSS of Federal Government Support

A capacity building workshop for newly elected state officials of the Inter Party Advisory Council (IPAC) was organised by the Political Parties Leadership and Policy Development Centre (PPLPDC) of the National Institute from 6-9 December, 2016.

National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS), Kuru, Jos kick-started a three-day workshop on Capacity Building for elected Chairmen, Councillors and other senior officials of the FCT Area Councils between 29th – 31st August 2016. The workshop with the theme Leadership, Policy and Strategy for Effective Governance in the Area Councils of the FCT began with the opening ceremony witnessed by many