Minister Advocates for Gender Equality in the Mining Sector

Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Honourable Abubakar Bawa Bwari has advised the public to embrace gender equality and female participation in the mining sector as a strategy towards realising key objectives of the roadmap for the growth and development of the mining industry Speaking at a workshop organised by the Artisanal and Small Scale …

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MMSD Collaborates with Stakeholders to End Lead Poisoning

As part of the efforts to ensure the success of the 2nd International Conference on Lead Poisoning, the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development (MMSD) is collaborating with stakeholders and relevant Ministries in putting together an action plan that will bring about the eradication of lead poisoning in Nigeria. The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry; …

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Fayemi Hands Over Leadership Baton to Bwari

The outgoing Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi on Wednesday June 6, 2018, officially handed over the baton of leadership of the Ministry to the Minister of State, Hon. Abubakar Bawa Bwari. In his remarks, Dr. Fayemi said it was a pleasure and privilege to serve the nation, the people and the …

Warri, Itakpe rail gauge will commence operations July – Fayemi

The former Minister of Mines and Steel Development has revealed plans to commence operations on the Warri Itakpe rail gauge in July. Speaking at the valedictory briefing of the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi said, “within the next two months, the Warri Itakpe rail gauge which have been completed will commence …

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