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 …

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 …

Minister Advocates Environmental Protection

The Minister of State, Mines and Steel Development, Honourable Abubakar Bawa Bwari has called on Fellows of the Nigeria Institute of Town Planners to safeguard the environment for the purpose of attaining high quality sustainable settlements, that is livable, healthy, friendly and responsive to societal dynamics, in line with the Institute’s mission. He urged stakeholders …

First Northern Nigeria’s Solid minerals fair gets Stakeholders’ Support

About eight federal agencies and 12 state governments have confirmed their participation at the First Northern Nigeria Solid Minerals Fair and Workshop slated for Kaduna next week. Corporate giants on board include Bank of Industry (BoI), Raw Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC), Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) and the Nigeria …