‘Nigeria must usher Africa into era of space colonization’
It is my colleagues; their smiles and their team spirit. We had always worked like a team. I miss them. For sure, I will always cherish every moment of it, for the rest of my life.
De-risking Nigeria’s solid minerals sector for foreign investments
Stakeholders familiar with activities in the solid minerals industry note that the sector is capable of generating a yearly revenue of $60 billion if properly harnessed.
Agency denies report of alleged earth tremor in Abuja
The Nigeria Geological Survey Agency (NGSA) has denied a report of an alleged 3.8 magnitude earth tremor in Gwagwalada and Abaji, satellite towns in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Recall that an Earthquake Monitoring Station at the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, Osun State had on January 10, 2020 captured in its report that an…
Another earth tremor hits Abuja
The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has witnessed a fresh earth tremor with a magnitude of 3.0 few months after a similar occurrence in the city.
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).
Furore over recent Earth tremors in Abuja
The earth tremor that lasted for three days in Mpape and some parts of Maitama district in Federal Capital Territory (FCT) left not only residents, but also the whole country...
FG bans quarrying activities in Abuja, probes earth tremor
Following the earth tremor in Mpape, Jabi, Gwarinpa and other parts of Maitama District of Abuja last Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, the Federal Government...
FG purchases N50m earthquake monitoring equipment
The Federal Government has spent N50million to procure Earthquake Monitoring Seismograms to enable it fully monitor ground disturbances in Nigeria.Director General of Nigerian Geological Survey Agency, NGSA, Dr. Alex Nwegbu, at a media conference in Abuja, yesterday, said the equipment would be installed in the six geo-political zones.
Cross River gears up for mineral development
At last, the dream of taking Cross River State out of the woods may soon be a reality if the massive solid minerals deposits discovered in the state, by Chinese geologists, working with their local counterparts, are sustainably and transparently exploited.