• Nigeria and South Africa partner on solid minerals’ exploitation

    Nigeria and South Africa partner on solid minerals’ exploitation

    In a bid to leverage each other’s key strengths for the realisation of the African Mining Vision (AMV), the Federal Government has partnered with the South African government to strategise on measures to aid solid minerals exploitation.

    Indeed, Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi explained that both countries are presently reviewing the 2013 bilateral agreement on mining by examining areas of partnership in the fields of geology, mining, mineral processing and metallurgy having been neglected by previous administration.

    Fayemi, in […]

  • I’ll tackle unemployment with agric, solid minerals, says Buhari

    I’ll tackle unemployment with agric, solid minerals, says Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari has promised to explore the potentials available in agriculture and solid minerals sectors to tackle the high rate of unemployment in Nigeria.

    He said his administration had resolved to return to the sectors that were abandoned for petroleum in the past as a way of making the country a more productive one.

    According to a statement on Saturday by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, the President spoke at a bilateral meeting he had with […]