Abubakar Bawa Bwari
FG opens quake, tremor centre in FCT
The Federal Government has commissioned an Earthquake, Tremor Monitoring and Command Control Centre in Abuja following the recent happenings in Abuja.
Nigeria to get geological survey drones from China
Minister of State for Mines and Steel Development, Abubakar Bawa Bwari, has said China would supply drones to Nigeria for geological surveys.
Stakeholders support geothermal energy for electricity
Experts in energy sector have called on the federal government to explore alternative source of power by using geothermal energy resources to generate electricity in the country.
Govt installs device to monitor quakes, tremors, retools agency
The Federal Government has installed an earthquake-monitoring device following the recent earth tremors in parts of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
Why investors own 100% of mining projects, by Bwari
Minister of State for Mines and Steel Development, Abubakar Bawa Bwari, has said that investors now own 100 per cent of mining projects in the country, as stipulated in the Minerals and Mining Act 2007. He said government was committed to developing the solid minerals and mining sector, while leveraging on the $3.32 billion private…
Nigeria’s thriving illegal gold mining activities and challenge of lead poisoning
In April 2015, about 28 innocent children lost their lives to the dreadful lead poisoning related ailments in Niger State, which was linked to the activities of illegal gold miners in the State.
Why lead poisoning remains difficult to eliminate, by FG
Minister of State, Mines and Steel Development, Abubakar Bawa Bwari, yesterday advanced reasons curing severe lead poisoning has been difficult...
FG collaborates with British Geological Survey on national archiving system
As part of its effort to effectively diversify the nation’s economy outside the oil and gas sector, the Federal Government through the Federal Ministry of Mines and Steel Development and its agency, the Nigeria Geological Survey Agency (NGSA) have commenced collaboration with the British Geological Survey....
Reps pass vote of no confidence in Fayemi, Bwari over Ajaokuta plant
The House of Representatives yesterday passed a vote of no confidence on the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi and the junior minister...