“A world-class Ministry with well-defined operational internal security systems”.


The MINTER exists to ensure internal security, a stable and peaceful environment for sustainable national development through the initiation, formulation, monitoring and evaluation of policies, regulations and programmes relating to the protection of life and property; disaster prevention and mitigation; immigration, crime control, prevention and detection; safe custody, reformation and rehabilitation of prisoners.


We believe and are committed to being responsive, reliable, resourceful, impartial, innovative, client-focused, gender sensitive and disciplined in the delivery of excellent and cost-effective policies, programmes and services to the nation.