Sunday, 1st October 2023


2 Aug
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the capital market community are to partner with the Federal Ministry of Mines and Steel Development and other stakeholders to promote the use of alternative means of raising capital such as non-interest products, tokenisation of assets as well as adopting technologies to boost the non-oil sector.
1 Aug
Struggling to make N505 billion in five years, Nigeria’s mining industry still has a long way to go if the country’s target of increasing the sector’s contribution to Gross Domestic Product...
25 Jun
Following the rising spate of mining activities in some parts of Plateau, young people have abandoned their academic pursuits and have ventured into artisanal mining.
9 May
Federal Government, yesterday, presented certificates of accreditation to 19 institutions. The gesture was intended to boost standards of education obtained by persons qualified to practice as registered mining engineers, geoscientists and other professionals in the extractive industry.
22 Feb
The Federal government, through the Geological Survey Agency (NGSA), has conducted a mineral clinic across the country to boost the mining sectors for economic diversification.
26 Jan
President and founder of Women In Mining in Nigeria (WIMIN), Janet Adeyemi, has lamented gender inequality in the mining sector, noting that other developed nations have broken the barrier.
30 Nov 2022
Stakeholders in Nigeria's mining sector have backed the Electronic Mining Cadastre Plus (eMC+), stating that the online application is key for diversifying the economy.
14 Oct 2022
Nigeria and Egypt have signed partnership agreements worth 30 million dollars between business organisations from both countries at the end of the maiden edition of the Nigeria-Egypt Trade Conference and Exhibition (NETCE) in Cairo.
7 Oct 2022
North Central stakeholders in the mining sector, yesterday, sensitised on the adoption of the Electronic Mining Cadastre System.


35 mins ago
Leicester thrashed Blackburn 4-1 to return to the top of the Championship on Sunday.
53 mins ago
Gov. Chukwuma Soludo of Anambra State, has renamed the state’s International Passenger and Cargo Airport after late Chinua Achebe, a novelist, to immortalise him for making an indelible mark on the history of human civilisation.
1 hour ago
The match officials at fault for a botched VAR call that cost Liverpool a goal in their 2-1 defeat at Tottenham on Saturday have been removed from duty for the rest of the Premier League weekend.
1 hour ago
Four Paris Saint-Germain players on Sunday apologised for offensive chants aimed at rivals Marseille after a Ligue 1 game, saying they "sincerely regretted" their words.
1 hour ago
From a young age, men are exposed to a multitude of expectations that shape the course of their lives. These expectations are woven into the fabric of family traditions, cultural norms, and societal constructs of masculinity. This article delves deep into the intricate web of these expectations, exploring how they mould men's psyches, influence their…
1 hour ago
The United States District Court in Northern Illinois has ruled that Chicago State University (CSU) must release President Bola Tinubu's academic records to Nigerian opposition candidate Atiku Abubakar by noon on Monday. The documents are sought for use in Nigerian courts to support allegations that Mr. Tinubu forged a diploma certificate he claimed to have…
2 hours ago
The Kogi Police Command on Sunday launched investigation into alleged reports of political clashes and violence in Kogi as the Governorship election draws closer. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Police action was sequel to a report of alleged attack on the SDP Campaign train at Koton-Karfe where some persons were said…
2 hours ago
Nestled in Ogun State, Nigeria, there's a lovely place called Ijebu Ode. It's not just a peaceful town with busy streets; it's a place where history, culture, and tradition are celebrated in a colourful event known as the Ojude Oba Festival. This special festival happens every year and shows off the rich heritage of the…
2 hours ago
Gov. Caleb Mutfwang of Plateau, has granted amnesty to four inmates of the Nigerian Correctional Services in the state in commemoration of Nigeria’s 63rd independence day.
2 hours ago
The collapse of cryptocurrency platform FTX, whose disgraced former boss goes on trial this week, sparked shock waves worldwide, with regulators still seeking to get to grips with the sector.