The Ministry of State for Presidential Affairs (Office of the President) was created by an Act of the National Legislature in 1971. This Ministry is charged with, among other things, the responsibility of coordinating activities and operations of the Office of the President of the Republic of Liberia; and providing support to the President in carrying out the Executive Functions of the State through close consultation with the Cabinet, key agencies and other institutions, i.e. private sector and civil society.
The Ministry of State supports the work of the President of the Republic of Liberia through a dedicated and committed team of workers. The major departments of the Ministry of State are listed below: