Category: Nigeria


Why revenue from mining is low, by NIMG DG

Director-General/Chief Executive Officer, Nigerian Institute of Mining and Geosciences (NIMG), Prof. Suleiman Hassan, on Monday attributed the low revenue from the mining sector to use of obsolete equipment by artisanal miners operating in the...

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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...