• FG approves release of N30bn intervention fund for solid minerals – Fayemi

    FG approves release of N30bn intervention fund for solid minerals – Fayemi

    According to reports, the Minister of Mines and Solid Minerals Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, said on Tuesday in Abuja that the Federal Government had approved the release N30 billion intervention fund for molid Minerals development.

    Fayemi disclosed this at the fifth Extractive Industries Conference held by CSR-in-Action.

    The theme of the event was: “Revisiting the Nigerian Economy beyond Oil: Prospects for a thriving Export-Driving Extractive Sector.”

    The minister, represented by Prof. Okey Onyejekwu, his Senior Special Adviser, said the fund would be used […]

  • Buhari is building solid structure for Nigeria, Kachikwu assures

    Buhari is building solid structure for Nigeria, Kachikwu assures

    According to reports, the Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, has assured Nigerians of the commitment of President Muhammadu Buhari to build a solid structure for the country.

    Kachikwu stated this at the 2016 Convocation of the Petroleum Training Institute, Effurun, Delta State on Saturday.

    He said that there was no doubt that the country was passing through a difficult phase due to dwindling oil revenue but that Buhari was working hard to lay a sustainable foundation for the […]