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 …

Mining Cadastre Office to Revoke Mineral Titles

In line with the provisions of the Nigeria Minerals and Mining Act (NMMA) 2007, the Mining Cadastre Office (MCO) is to commence the revocation of mineral titles of defaulting holders. According to a release by the office, reasons for the planned revocation include non-payment of annual service fee, refusal to submit periodic reports, refusal to …

MMSD Set to Unveil web portal

The Ministry of Mines and Steel Development is set to unveil the Integrated Automation & Interactive Solid Minerals Portal (IAISMP). The official launch of the portal is slated for Thursday, 9th November, 2017, at the Ladi Kwali Hall, Sheraton Hotel Abuja, by 9am. The Integrated Automation & Interactive Solid Minerals Portal (IAISMP) project, first of …

MMSD Management Meeting Holds on 4th July

This is to invite all Directors and Heads of Agencies of Ministry of mines and steel development  to the 5th Management meeting scheduled as follows. Date: 4th July, 2017 Venue: Minister’s Conference Room, MMSD Complex, #2 Luanda Crescent Wuse II. Abuja Time: 10am Prompt. Attendance is mandatory . Signed: H.O Davies Director PRS For:Permanent Secretary

Expression of Interest for Bitumen to Commence by June- Fayemi

 Expression of interest by prospective investors in the country’s bitumen project would commence within the next three months, the Minister of Mines and Steel development, Dr Kayode Fayemi has disclosed. Speaking in Abeokuta, Ogun state Capital during his tour of mining sites in the state at the weekend, Dr Fayemi said government was working with …

ConMin West Africa Exhibition gets New Date

The ConMin West Africa Exhibition and the National Mining Summit planned for April have been shifted to June 13 to15. According to its organisers, the planned closure of Abuja Airport  next month necessitated the postponement. It said with the huge number of expected attendees and speakers, who would be travelling from Lagos and abroad, the …