Abubakar Bawa Bwari
Government eager to develop country’s steel industry - Bwari
Minister of State, Mines and Steel Development, Abubakar Bawa Bwari has explained that with reserve estimate of iron ore standing at 2,452 million tonnes, it is incumbent on Nigeria to develop a vibrant steel industry.
Federal Government moves to privatize Ajaokuta steel plant amid opposition
The Federal Government may have made up its mind to privatise the multi-million Naira Ajaokuta Steel Plant located in Kogi State despite opposition by a section of the nation’s economic intelligentsia.
Mineral sector can make Nigeria great – Bawa Bwari
The mining sector is a strong propeller for Federal Government’s Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP), the Minister of State for Mines and Steel Development, Abubakar Bawa Bwari, has said.
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.
‘Investments in mining sector to avert ‘economic collapse’
Minister of State for Mines and Steel Development, Abubakar Bawa Bwari has said the Federal Government in its determination to boost...
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.
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.