Ekiti bars Fayemi, ex-commissioner from public office for 10 years
Former governor of Ekiti State and Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, and his finance commissioner, Mr. Dapo Kolawole...
Don't judge President with scarcity, Fayemi pleads
The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has enjoined Nigerians not to rate President Muhammadu Buhari's performance in office with the lingering fuel scarcity...
FG commences Gold Purchase Scheme, uses Kebbi, Osun as pilot states
The Federal Government has concluded plans to commence a Gold Purchase Scheme next year to increase revenue accruable from the abundant gold deposit in the country.
Ekiti court dismisses ex-government Fayemi’s suit to stop probe
A high court in Ado-Ekiti, yesterday dismissed a suit filed by former Governor Kayode Fayemi seeking the disbandment of the Judicial Commission of enquiry probing alleged misappropriation of funds by his administration between 2010 and 2014.
Mineral resource management for national cohesion and progress
It is always a delight to be back in the university environment to engage in my first vocation – teaching. The university is an important and integral part of society and must be so recognised.
FG sets aside N5 Billion for local miners
The Federal Government has set aside N5 billion to empower artisan miners across the country as part of measures to ensure participation of all Nigerians in economic development.
Federal Government loses N3tr to illegal gold, lead mining, others
The Federal Government yesterday declared it lost about N3.23trillion ($9billion) in revenue that should have accrued from gold exports, putting the blame on activities of illegal miners.
Restructuring mining sector can reduce poverty, grow economy, say experts
Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Kayode Fayemi, had restated government’s position on the roadmap, stressing that Nigeria would soon see a sustainable mining sector that would add significantly to GDP.