Wednesday, 20th October 2021
Breaking News:


27 Aug 2020
Minister of Mines and Steel, Olamilekan Adegbite, has hinted that with the depressing impact of COVID-19 on oil revenue and huge job losses, the government...
17 Jun 2018
Organised mining of solid minerals in the country began in 1903 after the British colonial government created the Mineral Survey of the Northern Protectorates. But despite over one century of mining activities...
26 Mar 2018
Miners have urged the Federal Government to review the conditions for obtaining the N5billion loan proposed for the sector’s development.


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Nigerian helicopter gunships have killed more than 50 "bandits" during an operation in the restive northwest, regional authorities said on Tuesday.
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The Kebbi state governor, Alhaji Atiku Bagudu, has called for the dredging of River Niger and de-silting of water bodies, to solve the perennial problem of flooding in the hydroelectric power producing areas.
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North Korea successfully tested a "new type" of submarine-launched ballistic missile, state media reported early Wednesday as the nuclear-armed country pursues ever more advanced weapons.
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Democrats expressed some optimism Tuesday after intensive negotiations with President Joe Biden on saving his multi-trillion-dollar agenda in Congress from internal party wrangling.
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Lionel Messi scored twice and Kylian Mbappe played a starring role but later missed a penalty as Paris Saint-Germain came from behind to beat RB Leipzig 3-2 in the Champions League on Tuesday.