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 …

MINING: MMSD CALLS FOR SYNERGY WITH ANTI-GRAFT/SECURITY AGENCIES

As part of its quest to sanitize and grow the Mines and steel sector for enhanced national prosperity for sustainable development, the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Arch. Olamilekan Adegbite, has made a call for the need to seek enhance synergy between the Ministry and other relevant sister agencies. The Minister made this assertion, …

MINING: FG/STATES PARTNER TO DEVELOP SECTOR

In its continuous efforts to ensure the diversification of the nation’s economy, build a prosperous economy, eradicate corruption and poverty as well as provide security for all, the Federal Government is engaging on sensitization of States Governments on the need to synergize to develop the Mineral Sector for benefit of Nigerians. The Minister of State …

Adegbite charges Mining Companies on adherence to Community Development Agreements

The Hon. Minister of Mines & Steel Development; Arc. Olamilekan Adegbite has called on Mining Companies in the Country to honour the Community Development Agreement (CDA) signed with their host communities.  He made this call recently when he paid a visit to Multiverse Nigeria Limited in Abuni, Awe Local Government Area of Nasarawa State.  Adegbite …