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Miners 26 December 2016, Abuja – Agriculture, mines and steel present the quickest means of diversifying Nigeria’s mono-economy, according to experts. Running with this idea, the Federal Government has emphasised mines and steel at every possible juncture. Despite this emphasis, the sector has only...

*Coal miners. Oscarline Onwuemenyi 25 December 2016, Sweetcrude, Abuja – Efforts of the federal government to diversify Nigeria’s economy has received...

*Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps. Oscarline Onwuemenyi 25 December 2016, Sweetcrude, Abuja – In response to violence against miners in some...

*Dr. Kayode Fayemi, Nigeria’s minister of Solid Minerals. Oscarline Onwuemenyi 21 December 2016, Sweetcrude, Abuja – The Federal Government...

*Mining. 21 December 2016, Abuja – After constructing 10 prototype Minerals Buying Centres across the country, the Federal Government has started...

Dr. Kayode Fayemi 20 December 2016, Abuja – The Federal Government has secured $150m from the World Bank for the solid minerals sector support and...

Dr. Kayode Fayemi 14  December 2016, Abuja – Nigeria and South Africa on Tuesday in Abuja dusted a Memorandum of Understanding on mining collaboration...

13 December 2016, Sweetcrude, Abuja – The Federal Government has been asked to ensure that the Nigerian Iron Ore Mining Company at Atakpe, Kogi State,...

*Coal. 12 December 2016, London — Growth in global coal demand will slow over the next five years due to lower consumption in China and the United...

07 December 2016, Jos –  The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Plateau command, has apprehended three illegal miners in Mista Ali...