Mining NG Blog

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FG to boost gold mining in Osun, others

THE Federal Government has struck a partnership with the Osun and Kebbi state governments to develop gold mining. The pilot scheme of the “Presidential Initiative to streamline gold mining for the benefit of the...

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11 investors indicate interest in Ajaokuta

ABUJA—Eleven private investors have expressed interests in the concessioning of Ajaokuta Steel Company. The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Abubakar Bawa Bwari, disclosed this at a briefing in Abuja yesterday. Legal issues resolved...

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Spain to stop coal mining in 2019

Spain will stop its operations on at least 26 coal mines in 2019, putting an end to the exploitation of said mineral. The mines that will be closed can be found in the communities of Asturias,...

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Boosting Nigeria’s GDP With Gemstones

The second edition of the African Gems and Jewellery Exhibition and Seminar (AGJES)  held in Abuja recently, attracting participants from across Africa. ABAH ADAH writes. It is a dependable fact today that Nigeria is...