Nigeria Mining Week to provide promising geological survey update as mining sector readies for investment

“Making Nigeria an irresistible destination for global mining capital.”  The Director-General of the Nigerian Geological Survey Agency, Dr Garba Abdulrazaq, will present a “Geological Survey update: Progress report on new findings and available data” at the upcoming Nigeria Mining Week taking place from 14-16 October. An official ambassador for the event, Dr Abdulrazaq will also participate in several panel …

MMSD Moves for Greatness as New Ministers Resume Duties

Today marks the beginning of a new era in the history of Ministry of Mines and Steel Development as the management and staff of Ministry of Mines and Steel development regard the deployment of Architect Olamilekan Adegbite and Dr. Uchechukwu Sampson Ogah as the round pegs in round holes. The ministry hopes that with the …

Accountability through Efficient Service Delivery, an Antidote for the Fight against Corruption in MDAs—Dr Mu’azu.

The Permanent Secretary Ministry of Mines and Steel Development has identified efficient and accountable service delivery as panacea to the cankerworm of corruption ravaging the public sector businesses, Abdulkadir Mu’azu who was represented by the Director, Reform Coordination and Service Improvement, Mr. Atte Zacchaus, made this known when he declared open a one-day sensitization workshop …

 FG to Retrieve Colonial Mining Reports, Data 

Ministry of Mines and Steel Development and the British Geological Survey have concluded plans to commence the process of retrieving about 7,000  missing colonial geological reports on the mining industry needed for adequate archiving. Project Coordinator, Mineral Sector Support for Economic Diversification (MinDiver), Mr Linus Adie, recalled that former Minister of Mines and Steel Development, …

MMSD, Project Consult, Launch Jewellery Training Programme 

Ministry of Mines and Steel Development and Projekt consult is set to launch a strategic pathway for the development of the Gemstones and Jewellery industry in Nigeria by organizing training programme for its stakeholders on 7th August. This is coming shortly after the ministry successfully entered an agreement with a German Consulting Firm, Projekt Consult, …