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World Bank Doing Business Index (NG0005)



Action Plan: Not Attached

Action Plan Cycle: 2017

Status: Inactive


Lead Institution: Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment

Support Institution(s): Corporate Affairs Commission, Nigeria Investment Promotion Council, Federal Inland Revenue Service, Bank of Industry, Nigerian Export Promotion Council, National Food and Drug Administration and Control, Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing, Transmission Company of Nigeria, Nigerian Energy Regulatory Commission, Standard Organization of Nigeria, Nigerian Information Technology Development Agency, Nigerian Communication Commission, Central Bank of Nigeria, Nigerian Customs Service, Federal Ministry of Water Resources, Federal Ministry of Transportation. Open Alliance, Financial Institutions, Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture, National Association of Small and Medium Enterprises, National Association of Small Scale Industrialists, Electricity Distribution Companies, Nigerian Economic Summit Group, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria, Bankers Committee

Policy Areas

Infrastructure & Transport, Land & Spatial Planning, Legislation & Regulation, Private Sector, Records Management

IRM Review

IRM Report: Pending IRM Review

Starred: Pending IRM Review

Early Results: Pending IRM Review

Design i

Verifiable: Pending IRM Review

Relevant to OGP Values: Not Relevant

Potential Impact: Pending IRM Review

Implementation i

Completion: Pending IRM Review


This commitment seeks to initiate and implement reforms that will make it easier for the private sector to engage with government agencies involved with business process-related services by streamlining the existing processes using innovative technology. The commitment will encourage improvements in infrastructure that is critical to the success of businesses and promote timely and efficient service delivery in all business process-related services including business registration, licensing, taxation, applying for credit, extending credit facilities etc.


  1. Citizen Participation in Budget Cycle

    NG0001, 2017, Audits and Controls

  2. Open Contracting

    NG0002, 2017, Capacity Building

  3. Extractive Sector Transparency

    NG0003, 2017, Beneficial Ownership

  4. Tax Reporting Standards

    NG0004, 2017, Fiscal Transparency

  5. World Bank Doing Business Index

    NG0005, 2017, Infrastructure & Transport

  6. Beneficial Ownership Register

    NG0006, 2017, Beneficial Ownership

  7. Anti-Corruption Informationi Sharing

    NG0007, 2017, Anti-Corruption Institutions

  8. Asset Recovery Legislation

    NG0008, 2017, Capacity Building

  9. Anti-Corruption Activity Coordination

    NG0009, 2017, Anti-Corruption Institutions

  10. FOIA Compliance for Annual Reporting

    NG0010, 2017, Capacity Building

  11. FOIA Compliance for Disclosure

    NG0011, 2017, E-Government

  12. Permanent Dialogue Mechanism

    NG0012, 2017, Fiscal Transparency

  13. Joint Governmnet-Civil Society Legislation Review

    NG0013, 2017, OGP

  14. Technology-Based Citizens' Feedback

    NG0014, 2017, E-Government