mining industries in niger state of nigeria

  • Nigeria Losses Gold Worth $500m Illegally Every Year ...

    An international humanitarian organisation, Global Rights Nigeria, has alleged that over $500 million (N152.5 billion) worth of gold is illegally shipped out of the country annually. This was made known by the Executive Director, Global Rights Nigeria, Abiodun Bayewu-Teru, at a recent stakeholders' engagement in the mining sector with the theme: 'The Development and Implementation [.]

  • Mining: Bwari Inspects Exploration Project in Niger State ...

    Mining: Bwari Inspects Exploration Project in Niger State. The Minister of State for Mines and Steel Development, Hon. Abubakar Bawa Bwari, has expressed satisfaction on progress made on the -billion naira exploration project in Kuchiko, Suleja in Niger State.

  • 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 by state-owned public corporations.