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BUA Group set to list Food businesses on Nigerian Exchange

Business Day Online 03 Dec 2021
BUA Group, Nigeria’s leading foods, infrastructure, mining and manufacturing conglomerate is at the verge of completing the processes to list the shares of its Food businesses –Flour & Pasta, Sugar, Edible Oils, and Rice –on the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) ... Flour is one of the staple foods contributing to the development of Nigeria.

Live updates: Polish PM urges vaccinations as deaths rise

Missoulian 01 Dec 2021
Pat's to help with staffing High speed chase on Brooks ends in arrest Missing Missoula man killed in crash in Idaho, police say Missing 4-year-old found safe Blackfeet law enforcement trying to locating missing 4-year-old More than 50 now dead in coal mine blast; plus other top news today.

Nigeria: UAE Pledges $2bn to Ensure Nigeria Mining Sector Growth, Sustainability

All Africa 30 Nov 2021
In a bid to ensure the development and growth of Nigeria's Mines and Steel sector, the office of the former ruler of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Hamdan bin Khalifa, has pledged the sum of $2 billion to Nigeria ....

Data dearth, funding, hindrance to Nigeria’s mining development – Adegbite

Business Day Online 29 Nov 2021
Olamilekan Adegbite, Nigeria’s Minister of Mines and Steel Development has revealed that lack of adequate data, poor access to credit and other challenges have limited the development of Nigeria’s mining sector which has implications for economic growth ... Mining revenue to hit N8bn December, revival efforts intensify – Adegbite.

Mining revenue to hit N8bn December, revival efforts intensify – Adegbite

Business Day Online 26 Nov 2021
Olamilekan Adegbite, Nigeria’s minister of Mines and Steel Development has revealed that revenue from Nigeria’s mining sector is expected to hit N8 billion by December 2021 as the ministry intensifies efforts to develop the industry and block revenue leakage.

Oil firms ignore Nigeria, pump fresh dollars into Libya

Business Day Online 25 Nov 2021
World Bank flags Nigeria’s deteriorating fiscal position ... Other large international oil companies disinvesting from Nigeria include Total, which said in January 2021 that it had completed the divestment of its interest in onshore Oil Mining Lease (OML) 17 to the Nigerian company TNOG Oil & Gas.

NEPC to train South-East farmers on good agricultural practices

Business Day Online 25 Nov 2021
To ensure equity and fairness, Awolowo stated that the EEFP team worked in partnership with the Federation of Agricultural Commodity Association of Nigeria (FACAN), the Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) and regulatory bodies ...

The compelling case for energy storage if Africa is to achieve net zero in carbon emissions

Business Ghana 24 Nov 2021
... events across the continent in the infrastructure, energy, mining, mobility, ecommerce and CX sectors. Other well-known events by The Vuka Group include Africa Mining Forum [3], DRC Mining Week [4], Nigeria Mining Week [5], Smarter Mobility Africa [6], ECOM [7] and CEM Africa [8].

Operations Specialist - Risk Education and Non Technical Survey

Reliefweb 23 Nov 2021
UNMAS deployed to Nigeria in April 2017 to conduct an Explosive Threat Scoping mission to Nigeria which resulted in the recommendation of the establishment of a humanitarian mine ... In 2018 UNMAS established a permanent presence to implement a mine action programme in Nigeria to..

The Energy Bulletin Weekly 23 November 2021

Resilience 23 Nov 2021
Skeptics argue that the full accord rests on a massive bet that the world’s biggest polluters will eliminate all their net emissions in the next few decades and say the recent surge in coal mining in China, India, and Australia proves just how hard this is going to be.

ICBL calls for urgent action on mine clearance and victim assistance as Mine Ban Treaty meeting concludes at the Hague

Reliefweb 21 Nov 2021
As a formal Treaty stakeholder, the ICBL delegation, counting landmine survivors, expressed alarm at high casualty rates and at recent use of antipersonnel mines -- including those of an improvised nature -- by the government of Myanmar and non-state armed groups in Afghanistan, Colombia, India, Myanmar, Nigeria, and Pakistan.

Why Afreximbank signed $825 deal with NEXIM bank

Business Day Online 19 Nov 2021
It is that support that propels Afreximbank’ intervention in Nigeria ... Represented by Uche Ogah, Minister of State for Mines and Steel Development, he said, Nigeria has the prospect of Nigeria being a hub for the auto sector in the region, not only for assembling but also for components in the technological advancement, with which that will come.

Nigeria: Review of Nigeria's Mining Act Underway - Osinbajo

All Africa 18 Nov 2021
The announcement is coming at a time experts called for an amendment of the Act ....

2020: Mining sector reforms yield 26.7% revenue increase – Osinbajo

Business Day Online 17 Nov 2021
On the back of a strong policy and regulatory framework, diligently and methodically developed over the years, Nigeria’s mining sector has seen its revenue grow by 26.7percent in 2020, Yemi Osinbajo, Vice President has said ... Industry players want Nigeria’s mining sector positioned for economic growth.