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Kano moves to access solid mineral intervention fund for ...

2020-8-30 · Kano State Government has concluded plans to facilitate the Federal government solid minerals intervention fund to enhance mining value chain and investment opportunity for artisan miners in the ...

Nigerian Mining Sector Brief

2017-3-13 · About 44 mineral occurrences have been reported in Nigeria. A number of these minerals are estimated to exist in commercial quantities, including Nickel, Bitumen, Iron Ore and Coal. In the 1970''s, Nigeria was a recognized global mining destination, with significant production of …

2021-10-30 · Mandate of Ministry Of Solid Minerals Development. Employment Generation. Wealth Creation: – To Be Increased From 15% To 50% By The Year 2020. Poverty Eradication. Value Re-Orientation. Value Addition (From Semi-Processed To Finished Product).

List of Nigeria Natural Resources and Solid Mineral ...

Zinc (ZN) Natural Deposits In Nigerian States And Its Uses. Nigeria is one of the West African countries with Zinc deposits, and the mineral-rich states in no particular order include Anambra, Ebonyi, Plateau, Cross Rivers, Zamfara, Abuja (FCT), Enugu, Imo, Kano, Niger, and Taraba. Zinc is the 4th most widely...

Everything You Need To Know About The Presidential ...

2020-7-15 · This milestone is a demonstration of President Muhammadu Buhari''s commitment to diversifying Nigeria''s economy and foreign reserves. This milestone is the culmination of 24 months of intense efforts between the Solid Minerals Development Fund, Kebbi and Osun States Government, Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, and the Ministry of ...

NIGERIAN MINERALS AND MINING ACT,2007

2013-12-5 · A 486 2007 No. 20 Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act Functions of the Minister. metres of a railway, or which isthe site of, or within fifty metres of, any government or public building, reservoir, dam or public road; (d) that is subject to the provisions of the National Commission for Museums and Monuments Act, Cap.

Nigeria''s Solid Minerals As A Source Of Economic ...

2018-11-9 · I. SOLID MINERALS LEGAL REGIME Relevant Policy /Statutes. Minerals and Mining Act No. 20 of 2007 (the MMA): The Act is the principal legislation that regulates the Nigerian mining sector. The Act vests the control, regulation and ownership of all mineral resources in the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN). The National Minerals and Metals Policy 1

NIGERIA MINERAL RESOURCES PROJECT

2016-7-17 · Nigeria''s solid mineral resources, responsibly developed, have the potential to contribute significantly to poverty reduction and the country''s long-term development. The Government of Nigeria has set its own agenda for the development of the solid minerals sector, which is fully outlined in the National Economic

Solid Mineral Development Fund creates huge excitement …

2020-10-14 · Solid Minerals Development Fund creates huge excitement at Digital NMW. By Annemarie Roodbol. Oct 14, 2020. "We hope to move projects to further stages …

National Bureau of Statistics, Nigeria

The total value of capital importation into Nigeria stood at $5,820.21m in the second quarter of 2019. This represents a decrease of -31.41% compared to Q1 2019 and …

Nigeria Inaugurates Solid Minerals Development Fund …

2017-5-27 · Nigeria Inaugurates Solid Minerals Development Fund board, as Sector Records Growth. ... signifying the take-off of the fund for which President Muhammadu Buhari had in December 2016 approved N30bn. ... board of the SMDF included the restructuring and operationalisation of the fund by designing the appropriate governance structure, organisation ...

Nigerian banks ''need to fund solid minerals sector'' | …

2014-5-11 · Nigerian banks ''need to fund solid minerals sector''. The Ministry of Mines and Steel Development has appealed to banks in Nigeria to fund the solid …

Missing N44bn: Miners task FG on solid mineral funds ...

2012-7-16 · ABUJA - Miners Association of Nigeria has called on the Federal Government to stop allocating money meant for solid minerals development to Special Intervention Fund on Solid Minerals.

FG INAUGURATES BOARD OF SOLID MINERALS …

2017-5-25 · The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Thursday inaugurated the Board of Solid Minerals Development Fund (SMDF), stressing that the approval for the reconstitution of the Board by President Muhammadu Buhari, …

An Overview Of The Nigerian Minerals And Mining Act …

2010-3-17 · An Overview Of The Nigerian Minerals And Mining Act 2007. The Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act 2007 ("the Act") was passed into law on March 16, 2007 to repeal the Minerals and Mining Act, No. 34 of 1999 for the purposes of regulating the exploration and exploitation of solid materials in Nigeria. This paper reviews the critical aspects of the Act.

Mining: FG''s policies earned investors'' confidence – SMDF ...

2019-5-2 · The re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari is an impetus that has opened the gateways to the realisation of the long-standing aspiration of the country to revive the Nigerian mining sector, such that it becomes a reliable source of revenue generation, the Chairman, Board of the Solid Minerals Development Fund, Alh Uba Saidu Malami has said.…

Mining: Asuquo Faults Abandonment of Solid Mineral …

2021-9-30 · Kasim Sumaina in Abuja The Director General, National Metallurgical Development Centre, (NMDC) Jos, Prof Linus Asuquo has faulted the age long abandonment of …

Nigeria Mining Week: SMDF to invest $500m in mining …

2020-10-15 · As Nigeria Mining Week enters third day, the Executive Secretary, Solid Mineral Development Fund, Hajia Fatima Shinkafi, disclosed yesterday, of the Fund''s proposed investment of $500 million in ...

Home | Ministry of Mines and Steel Development

Welcome to the Integrated Automation and Interactive Solid Minerals Portal (IAISMP), the GO-TO portal for real time information on Mining Sector in Nigeria. Office:No. 2, Luanda Crescent, off Adetokunbo Ademola Crescent, Wuse II, Abuja, F.C.T., Nigeria. Call Us: +234 9 523 9064

Nigeria generated N79.96 billion from solid mineral sector ...

2021-6-21 · The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has said that Nigeria generated N79.96bn from the solid minerals sector in 2019, the highest in 5 years. The figure, which represents accruals to the Federation and other subnational entities, represents a 15% increase when compared to the N69.47 billion that was achieved in 2018.

Artisanal miners to access solid mineral intervention fund ...

2020-9-6 · Kano State Government has concluded plans to facilitate the Federal Government''s Solid Mineral Intervention Fund to enhance the mining value chain and investment opportunity in the state.

Can the Nigeria Solid Minerals Development Fund Deliver ...

2017-10-3 · By George C. Lwanda. Established by the 2007 Mining Act and inaugurated in 2013, the Nigeria Solid Minerals Development Fund (SMDF) has struggled to take off, despite its noble intentions.The government''s goal is for the solid minerals sector to contribute 3 percent of GDP by 2025—but it currently contributes less than half a percent.

PAGMI: A Factsheet on Gold Mining Licensing and …

2020-7-24 · Under the Nigeria Minerals and Mining Act, the administration of mineral rights lies solely with the Federal Government. The Federal Government, not States, issue solid Minerals Mining licenses. The Mining Cadastre Office (MCO) is the Agency that issues these licenses and is the equivalent of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) in the ...

''Why Solid Minerals Fund was restructured'' – Nigeria ...

2018-1-19 · The Federal Government has restructured its Solid Minerals Development Fund (SMDF) to accommodate more operators and deepen participation in the sector. An aide to the Minister of Solid Minerals, Mr Yinka Oyebode, said the government rigged access to the fund to enable more operators would benefit from it.

Mineral resources and development in Africa

2018-5-21 · Mineral resources and development in Africa Strategic guideline document This document follows on from the strategy for the productive sector in Africa adopted by the Interministerial Committee for International Cooperation and Develo-pment (CICID) in May 2005.

SOLID MINERALS AUDIT (SMA) 2018 REPORT FULL REPORT

2020-4-22 · Nigeria solid minerals sector 21 9 Four-years trend of titles issued 22 ... Fund available and distribution 60 29 Nigeria budgetary process 62 30 Analysis of sub-sectoral contribution 66 31 ... 1.5 Structure of the Report The report consists of seven sections. Section 1 describes the background and objective of the assignment.

FG inaugurates Solid Minerals Development Fund board ...

2017-5-26 · Nigeria''s solid minerals revenue increases to N79.9bn -NEITI 2,614 illegal minerals exports recorded in four years – FG FG ready to fight smuggling of solid …

FG to establish solid minerals processing hubs

2020-11-6 · Ife Ogunfuwa. The Federal Government plans to establish solid mineral processing hubs in the six geopolitical zones of the country. While speaking at the …

Solid Minerals Development Fund (Solid Minerals ...

Solid Minerals Development Fund: Government Fund in Nigeria, Africa. Solid Minerals Development Fund (Solid Minerals Development Fund) is a Government Fund located in Nigeria, Africa. Request Profile Update; Download Data

FG Plans $600m Investment Fund For Solid Mineral Sector ...

2017-11-3 · Lagos – The Federal Government yesterday said it is planning to assemble a US$600 Million investment fund to finance solid mineral sector as one of the drives to boost the nation''s economy.. Besides, the government said it secured a US$150 million loan from the World Bank to commence the Mineral Sector Support for Economic Diversification (Mindiver) Project aimed at funding strategic ...

Nigeria | Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative

2021-10-15 · In September 2016, the Federal Government of Nigeria through the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, re-launched the Solid Mineral Policy Roadmap, aimed at ensuring policy continuity and consistency in the sector. During the year, 2018, the total volume/quantity of actual mineral production was 46,680,658.24 tonne.