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 …

Nigeria Mining Week to focus on attracting investment in October as fourth edition showcases successful projects

MAN to host local and global mining community again in Abuja   “I encourage state governments, World Bank, NEXIM Bank, BOI and other foreign and local investors to come on board and move mining in Nigeria to the next level” says the recently elected new President of the Miners Association of Nigeria (MAN), Alhaji Kabir …

Public Notice: Resumption of Receiving of New Applications for Mineral Title

The Mining Cadastre Office (MCO) hereby notifies the general public that it will resume receiving New Applications for mineral titles with effect from Monday 8th July, 2019.  The said new applications are to be integrated into the Upgrade and Migration of Mining Cadastre Office Online (Real Time) system of Title administration, E-recording, Archiving and Establishment of the Six Zonal …

MinDiver Project Calls for Application

Mineral Sector Support for Economic Diversification (MinDiver) World Bank Project, calls for application fir the Engagement of a Consultant to Support the MMSD in Developing and Implementing a Strategy to Revive the Tin Industry in Nigeria For More information click here

MCO Revokes Mineral Titles

The Mining Cadastre office has revoked over one thousand mineral titles  in line with the provisions section 155 of the Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act, 2007 and the Regulations made pursuant to it. According to a release by the office, prior to the revocation of mineral titles, the cadastre office had issued a notification to …

AGJES 2018 Holds December

The 2018 Edition of African Gems and Jewellery Exhibition and Seminar is slated for  December 6th and 7th  in Abuja, FCT. The programme which is being hosted by the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, in collaboration with the Gemologists and Jewellers Association of Nigeria, would take place at the NAF Suites and Conference centre …

Invitation to Attend and Call for Memoranda

The Ministry of Mines and Steel Development is organizing the 2nd edition of the National Council on Mining and Minerals Resources Development (NCMMRD) themed: Minerals and metals sector – frontier for national economic diversification. Membership of the Council is made up of the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, Honourable Commissioners, Permanent Secretaries in charge …

ICYMI: MMSD, BoI Call for application for ASM Support Fund

Click here for more details This is a special notification to announce the commencement of applications for the Nigerian Artisanal & Small-Scale Miners (ASM) Financing and Support fund. The Ministry of Mines and Steel Development (MMSD) in August 2017, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Bank of Industry Limited (BOI) for the management …

Mining: FG, Australian Govt hold Policy and Capacity Building workshop

The Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, in partnership with the Australian High Commission, is hosting a policy and capacity building workshop on the mining sector. The two day workshop, which holds between February 19th and 20th, in Abuja, will provide information on leading practice from Western Australia on building a sustainable mining sector. The …

MMSD, BoI Call for application for ASM Support Fund

This is a special notification to announce the commencement of applications for the Nigerian Artisanal & Small-Scale Miners (ASM) Financing and Support fund. The Ministry of Mines and Steel Development (MMSD) in August 2017, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Bank of Industry Limited (BOI) for the management of a N5 billion fund …