MMSD Organizes 7th SMEs Sensitization Workshop in the Metal Sector.

In a demonstration of its commitment to creating awareness amongst the SMEs in the Metals Sector, comprising of foundries, fabricators, welders, manufacturers of spare parts, aluminum extrusion, allied products, etc., the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, (MMSD), has organized its annual Stimulation and Promotion Workshop for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) for the North …

German Deputy Chief of Mission’s Courtesy Visit

The Honourable Minister of State, Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Uchechukwu Ogah (middle) flanked on the left by the Permanent Secretary, Dr. Oluwatoyin Akinlade and on the right by the new German Deputy Chief of Mission, Martin Huth, who was on a courtesy visit to the Ministry on Monday, 17th January 2022, to deepen bilateral …

Mines, Steel: Minister Solicits for Adequate Funding for The Steel Sector.

The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Arc. Olamilekan Adegbite has requested the National Assembly to allocate more funds to the Steel sector to enable it create more jobs for the Nigerian youth and increase its contribution to the country’s revenue, just as he told the Committee that the mining sector in Nigeria is one of …

The Birth of a new economic dawn… as FG Launches Made in Nigeria Barite

In her commitment to the growth of the mineral sector and as part of its pragmatic policy to actualize the Zero-Oil Plan, the Federal Government has launched the made in Nigeria Barite. The launch which was held today 28/10/21 Port Harcourt had in attendance stakeholders in the minerals and metal sector. The Hon Minister of …

Adegbite Inaugurates Two Aircrafts for Airborne Geophysical Survey

The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Arc. Olamilekan Adegbite, has inaugurated two Aircrafts for the Airborne Geophysical Survey. Speaking during the inspection of the Aircrafts, at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Thursday, Adegbite stated that the aircrafts will be used for aerial survey and detection of accurate data of minerals resources in 19 States of the Country. He said the …

MMSD Pledges Partnership with Crig For Investment Promotion in Mining Sector

To ensure rapid socio – economic growth in line with the Change mantra of the present Administration,  the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, MMSD, Arc. Olamilekan Adegbite has expressed the Ministry’s readiness to collaborate with China Railway Investment Group Limited CRIG, in strengthening Mining investment drive through proper harnessing of the versed Mineral deposits …

MINING: FG URGES STRATEGIC COLLABORATION WITH KOREA

In continuing effort to diversify, revive and grow the economy for sustainable development and job creation through the Mining Sector, the Federal Government is geared towards establishing strategic collaboration with the Republic of Korea. Speaking when he played host to the Korean Ambassador, Kim Young-Chae, the Minister of Mines and Steel Development Arc. Olamilekan Adegbite …

MINING: MMSD SEEKS TO DEEPEN COLLABORATION WITH CHINA

In its continued efforts to ensure the delivery of its statutory and Presidential mandate to grow the mining sector contribution to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP), from 0.6% to 5% by year 2025, the Ministry is working at ensuring that revenue accruals from the mining sector is properly harnessed into the Federation Account for the …

MMSD, ALGON BRAINSTORM TO REVAMP MINING INDUSTRY FOR PROSPERITY

Passionate about fostering sustainable development in the Mineral Sector through proffered pragmatic solutions, which will facilitate the diversification agenda of the Federal Government, FG, for economic growth, the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, MMSD has engaged the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON) and other critical Mining Stakeholders to re-engineer the industry. While …