news image

FG inaugurates Solid Minerals Development Fund board – .

The Federal Government on Thursday inaugurated the Board of the Solid Minerals Development Fund, signifying the take-off of the fund for which President Muhammadu Buhari had in December 2016 ...

news image

World Coal Resources - 1st Edition

World Coal Resources: Methods of Assessment and Results is an English translation of the German book Weltkohlenvorràte. This book presents detailed coal resources estimates for the world, and it illustrates and assesses the methods that are used to calculate them.

news image

Court fixes July 16 for ruling on Ogoni clean-up funds suit

7/7/2020· Mkpoikana Udoma Port Harcourt –– The Federal High Court in Port Harcourt has fixed July 16, 2020 to deliver judgement on the matter brought before it by Ogoni Youths Federation against the Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project, HYPREP, Federal Ministry of Environment and others over $10 million Ogoni clean-up funds.

news image

Solid minerals as revenue earner? – Punch Newspapers

The memories of solid minerals exploitation, including tin and coal, before the discovery of oil provided some nostalgia about bringing back old revenue sources to life.

news image

Ministry of Mines and Steel Development MINISTRY OF MINES .

4 Ministry of Mines and Steel DevelopmentMinistry of Mines and Steel Development • Produced 2,385 interpreted airborne geophysical maps • Mapped 37, 1:50,000 sheets made up of 31 sheets mapped ...

news image

Mining industry of Nigeria - Wikipedia

Mining regulation is handled by the Ministry of Solid Minerals Development, which oversees the management of all mineral resources. Mining law is codified in the Federal Minerals and Mining Act of 1999. Historically, Nigeria's mining industry was monopolized ...

news image

FG inaugurates Solid Minerals Development Fund board .

The Federal Government on Thursday inaugurated the Board of the Solid Minerals Development Fund, signifying the take-off of the fund for which President Muhammadu Buhari had in December 2016 ...

news image

The environmental implications of the exploration and .

1/2/2019· The 1995 Federal Environmental Protection Agency (FEPA)/Federal Ministry of Environment (FMEnv) Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) sectoral guidelines for solid minerals, beneficiation and the metallurgical process, must be enforced.

news image

Nigeria govt to open up coal deposits to .

The Federal Government says it plans to open up Nigeria's abundant coal deposits to investors interested in using coal to generate electricity. The Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Kayode ...

news image

Despite scant attention, Nigeria earned N416.32 billion .

The Nigerian government earned ₦416.32 billion from the solid minerals sector from 2007 to 2018, an analysis by PTCIJ and CDD has revealed. Nigeria is blessed with commercial deposits of many ...

news image

Unlocking Opportunities In The Iron And Steel Sector In .

5/5/2016· MINISTRY OF SOLID MINERALS DEVELOPMENT FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA 2. UNLOCKING OPPORTUNIES IN THE IRON AND STEEL SECTOR IN NIGERIA Dr. Kayode FAYEMI Minister of Solid Minerals Development May, 2016 A presentation at the Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc's Iron & .

news image

Solid Minerals Roadmap will revitalize Nigeria's Mining .

The 7 strategic solid minerals of commercial quantity identified by the ministry for development are coal, limestone, lead/zinc, bitumen, barytes, gold and iron ore. Stakeholders explore the viability of Identity Management in Nigeria

news image

Despite scant attention, Nigeria earned N416.32 billion .

The Nigerian government earned ₦416.32 billion from the solid minerals sector from 2007 to 2018, an analysis by PTCIJ and CDD has revealed. Nigeria is blessed with commercial deposits of many ...

news image

Nigeria: Mineral Policy | SpringerLink

Nigeria is a lower middle-income country with a surface area of 923.8 thousand square kilometers and population of between 140 and 188.686 million (National Mineral and Metal Policy 2008; World Bank 2017; IMF 2017).It has a population growth of 2.6% and a ...

news image

ENVIRONMENTAL STATISTICS: SITUATION IN FEDERAL REPUBLIC .

1 ENVIRONMENTAL STATISTICS: SITUATION IN FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA Being Country Report Presented at the Workshop on Environment Statistics Held in Dakar, Senegal 28th February – 4th March 2005 By the Nigerian Participants: • Mr. Adeyinka, M. A. (Chief Environmental Scientist)

news image

Gombe Partners FG, Stakeholders In Mining Sector To .

.as Governor Inuwa Yahaya declares open strategic roundtable on coal, metallic minerals in Gombe News Investigators/ Gombe state Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has said that his administration is committed to partnering with operators and other stakeholders in the mining sector to unlock and tap the endowed mineral resources in Gombe in order to drive the .

news image

AGF Malami denies recovering $62bn oil debt from IOCs - .

1/8/2020· Port Harcourt — The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, says he has not yet recovered the $62billion debt from national oil companies, but has identified and vigorously pursued the recovery of same from the IOCs, in the last one year. Malami noted ...

news image

Solid mineral development can't work without Ajaokuta .

1/7/2020· But the Economist argued that Ajaokuta Steel Plant has the technology, Basic Oxygen Converter/Furnace, to refine iron ore, coal and other solid minerals, hence, the Ministry .

news image

The environmental implications of the exploration and .

1/2/2019· The 1995 Federal Environmental Protection Agency (FEPA)/Federal Ministry of Environment (FMEnv) Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) sectoral guidelines for solid minerals, beneficiation and the metallurgical process, must be enforced.

news image

Session 15-2 Environment statistics (Nigeria)

Minerals; Federal Ministry of Works; Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development; Federal Ministry of Water Resources; Nigeria National Petroleum Company (NNPC); National Planning Commission; National Electricity Power Authority (NEPA) - Energy Statistics; etc.

news image

Contact – Ministry of Mines and Steel Development

The Ministry of Mines and Steel Development is an agency set up to unlock the economic potentials of the solid minerals sub-sector in Nigeria.

news image

Nigeria: Bitumen Blocks, Mining Corp Assets for Sale - .

After about a month setback, the Federal Ministry of Solid Minerals Development and the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), has fixed the 29th August, 2006 (today) as the date ...

news image

States and their Solid Minerals - Politics - Nigeria

7/8/2020· Prospecting licenses for investors (both local and foreign) to participate in the exploitation of the vast mineral resources in Nigeria is granted by the Federal Ministry of Solid Minerals. 1 Share Re: States and their Solid Minerals by Rawani : 6:56am On Aug 28, 2014

news image

16 days after The ICIR's report, Dangote Coalmine begins .

Usman Jibrin, Coordinator of the mining firm, the Federal Ministry of Mines and Solid Minerals Development directed the Dangote coalmine to pay N1 million compensation to the familiy of Benedict Etonu, late staff of the firm who died while working at the mine.