Latest News for: Nigeria mining



This Day 19 Jun 2024
From Zamfara to Osun States, Ekiti to Kwara and other parts of Nigeria, where mining activities are currently going on, the Federal Government has now seen the need to beam its searchlight on the sector and make every stakeholder accountable.

KPMG: Nigeria Must Join International Mining Bodies to Attract FDI to Its over 44 Solid Minerals

This Day 17 Jun 2024
KPMG stated that membership and affiliations with such globally renowned mining organisations would confer several benefits to Nigeria and mining stakeholders, and had the potential to put the country in pole position to attract FDIs.

FG Directs NSCDC to Take Over Protection of Transmission Lines

This Day 15 Jun 2024
Nigeria ... The security in terms of our mines has improved and of course Nigeria is a big country. Therefore, we need to train more, we need to deploy more personnel to make sure that all our mines and all critical assets of Nigeria are well protected.

NACCIMA Appoints Odufuye Vice Chairman, Digital Economy, Gaming, Sports Betting Trade Group

This Day 15 Jun 2024
Nigeria ... The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines, and Agriculture (NACCIMA) has announced the appointment of Dele Odufuye as the Vice Chairman of the NACCIMA Digital Economy, Gaming, and Sports Betting Trade Group.

Another Mining Pit Collapses, Three People Killed in Niger

This Day 14 Jun 2024
Nigeria ... Barely 10 days after the mining pit collapsed at Galadimakogo in Shiroro Local Government of Niger state still trapping 14 miners, another  pit has collapsed at Bazakwoi in Adunu district of Paikoto local government.

Govt must collaborate with private sector to prevent ‘galamsey’ — George Anyema

Business Ghana 13 Jun 2024
... High Commission to Ghana, Bernice Owen-Jones; the President of ECOWAS Federation of the Chamber of Mines, Adama Soro, and the President of Nigeria’s Chamber of Mines, Alhaji Sani Shehu.

Senator Ngwu: A First-timer Breaking Records, Mastering the Ropes

This Day 12 Jun 2024
According to the lawmaker, mining investors enjoy Nigeria’s friendly investment climate backed by legislations that safeguard local and foreign direct investments.

Syria Today – Car Bombing Kills Pro-Iran Fighters; Why Are Syrians Sent to Africa?

The Syrian Observer 09 Jun 2024
Syrian rebels sent to Africa to guard mines and businesses. Syrian rebels have been hired to fight and provide security at gold mines and factories in African countries, several rebel sources told Middle East Eye this week.

Dozens remain trapped after a gold mine collapses in northcentral Nigeria

Wtop 06 Jun 2024
YOLA, Nigeria (AP) — Rescuers searched Thursday for dozens of workers who were trapped when a gold mine collapsed in northcentral Nigeria, authorities and residents said ... Much of northern Nigeria is ...


This Day 06 Jun 2024
Illegal mining is an enduring burden ... Now that the NCDC has the facilities to test, they need to probe further to find out the extent of the damage illegal mining activities have done to rural communities across Nigeria.

Nasarawa, Aerthmetal, Boxmoor to Establish Uke Gold Company

This Day 05 Jun 2024
In a landmark move poised to boost the local economy and Nigeria’s standing in the global mining sector, the Nasarawa State Government, Aerthmetal, and Boxmoor have formally signed a tripartite agreement to establish Uke Gold Company.

Nigeria will feed Africa if we put our acts together- Usman

Business Day Online 05 Jun 2024
Ibrahim Usman, the president and CEO of the Nigerian-Saudi Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines, and Agriculture, speaks in this exclusive. read more Nigeria will feed Africa if we put our acts together- Usman ... .

1 killed, over 30 trapped in central Nigeria mine collapse

Xinhua 04 Jun 2024
ABUJA, June 4 (Xinhua) -- At least one person was killed and 30 others were still trapped in a mine that collapsed in central Nigeria's Niger ... 1 killed, over 30 trapped in central Nigeria mine collapse.

Key players in mining and power to attend WAMPEX and WAMPOC 2024

Business Ghana 04 Jun 2024
Others will be representatives of the Ministries of Mining, Natural Resources and Energy from Nigeria, Burkina Faso, Sierra Leone, and Guinea Bissau, Senior Executives of major Mining houses such as ...

Order Paper Holds Public Dialogue on Fiscal Responsibility for Parliament, Private Sector

This Day 04 Jun 2024
... NEITI’s mandate to facilitate transparency and accountability mechanisms in Nigeria’s oil, gas and mining sector in a manner that promotes sustainable development and benefits all Nigerians.

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