1. Promoting, supervising, regulating and coordinating the activities of the 23 Local Government Areas in the State and related agencies for Local Government Administration;
  2. Managing all matters relating to the traditional Institutions in the State;
  3. Advising and supervising Emirate/traditional Councils in carrying out their duties;
  4. Proposing policies and programmes to enhance maintain and sustain Law and Order including the well-being of various communities in the State.