Latest News for: Nigeria mining


Electric vehicle makers to face Nickel shortage making Nigeria’s deposit strategic

Business Day Online 17 Oct 2021
But this could open an opportunity for Nigeria’s vast untapped deposit if it could resolve its security challenges ... The Ministry of Solid Minerals Development in 2016 confirmed the discovery of Nickel in parts of Kaduna State in North-West Nigeria ... However, Nigeria has to resolve ...

Turkish businesspeople pin high hopes on President Erdogan’s Africa tour

Anadolu Agency 16 Oct 2021
Turkish businesspeople in Africa pinned high hopes on President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s forthcoming visit to three African countriesAngola, Nigeria and Togo – starting on Sunday ... 8 in the capital Ankara, Turkey and Nigeria will seal three deals in the hydrocarbon, mining and energy sectors during Erdogan's visit.

TheCable launches book division with Waziri Adio’s memoir

Business Day Online 14 Oct 2021
Entitled ‘The Arc of the Possible’, the book draws on Adio’s experience in running the watchdog agency for Nigeria’s oil, gas and mining sectors to illuminate the possibilities, dynamics and challenges of leading for change within government in contemporary Nigeria ... Here’s why MTN Nigeria’s service went down.

Erdogan to begin diplomacy tour to 3 African countries on Sunday: Sources

Anadolu Agency 13 Oct 2021
Recep Tayyip Erdogan has officially visited 28 African countries to date, and will now tour Angola, Nigeria and Togo ... Erdogan hosted Lourencho in July, and the two leaders inked agreements of cooperation on air transport, mutual promotion of investments, hydrocarbons and mining, renewable energy, and visa exemptions.

Stealing Africa: How Britain looted the continent’s art

Al Jazeera 12 Oct 2021
Nowadays, the sleepy town of Chibok in northern Nigeria is notorious for the kidnapping of 276 children by Boko Haram ... In one instance, RNC was supposed to pay the Sokoto empire in northern Nigeria £300 to £400 annually in mining rights and for the empire to recognise Britain as “the paramount power” ... Nigeria concedes its museums were “porous”.

Including signing agreements.. Erdogan intends to visit Nigeria this October

The Eastern Herald 10 Oct 2021
... Erdogan plans to conduct an official visit to Nigeria this October ... “The president of our country (Erdogan) is planning an official visit to Nigeria this month, in which we aim to sign three agreements in the fields of hydrocarbon, mining and energy,” Donmez said.

Turkey, Nigeria plan to sign hydrocarbons, mining, energy deals: Minister

Anadolu Agency 08 Oct 2021
Turkey and Nigeria plan to sign three agreements in the hydrocarbon, mining and energy sectors during President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s official visit to Nigeria, Turkey's energy and natural resources minister said on Friday ... pay an official visit to Nigeria later this month.

Turkey, Nigeria plan to sign deals on hydrocarbons, mining, energy sectors

Anadolu Agency 08 Oct 2021
Turkey and Nigeria plan to sign three agreements on hydrocarbon, mining and energy sectors during Turkish President's official visit to Nigeria, which will take place later in October, Turkey's Energy and Natural Resources Minister, Fatih Donmez said on Friday ... Nigeria, Africa's ...

Russia to Send Delegation to Explore Nigeria's Investment Potential - Nigerian Ambassador

Urdu Point 07 Oct 2021
Russia is planning to send a delegation to Nigeria this November to look into investment opportunities in various fields, Abdullahi Shehu, the Nigerian ambassador in Moscow, told Sputnik ... "This would be a fact-finding mission on agriculture, energy and mining in Nigeria and with respect to aviation and security.

DAVID MPARUTSA: SMEs could bounce off growth in the mining sector

Business Day 06 Oct 2021
Africa is rich in natural resources, and between mining and the oil and gas sectors the contribution to GDP is significant. In SA this contribution sits at 8% to 10% depending on the economic cycle; in oil-rich Nigeria this is about 7%; and Botswana has nearly 35% of its economic activity centred on mining — specifically the diamond sector.

Commercial production for Thor in Nigeria

Mining Weekly 05 Oct 2021
TSX-V-listed Thor Exploration has declared commercial ...

Over 7000 skilled Nigerians in Qatar – envoy

Business Day Online 04 Oct 2021
Ahmed said Nigeria was poised to increase cooperation with Qatar, especially in the areas of agriculture, oil and gas, mining, and infrastructure development ... He, therefore, called on Qatari nationals and other potential investors to take advantage of the vast investment opportunities in Nigeria.

At 61, with oil uncertain, minerals of the future offer Nigeria hope

Business Day Online 01 Oct 2021
In 2017 Nigeria’s mining and minerals investment brochure developed when Kayode Fayemi, now governor of Ekiti State was the minister of mines and steel development, which is also being implemented by the current minister, the Federal Government committed to developing seven out ...

Fintech Summit 5.0: FirstBank seizes opportunity to collaborate

Business Day Online 30 Sep 2021
In Nigeria, for example, such giants exist in various fields and they are known and recognised ... Adia Sowho, the Managing Director of Mines in Nigeria, had, as the first keynote speaker, stressed the importance of collaboration between legacy banks and fintechs in the overall good of their shared financial services space.