8 Dec 2020
The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Oluwatoyin Akinlade, has described Ajaokuta Steel Company Limited and National Iron Ore Mining Company Limited (NIOMCO) as essential components of the effort to diversify the economy, saying the two assets must be resuscitated to support industrial growth. Akinlade said this during a visit, commending the…
11 Aug 2020
Although the Senate last month, expressed its readiness to work with the executive arm in reviving the Ajaokuta Steel Company (ASC) project, the Federal Government has said that global travel restriction occasioned by the COVID-19 pandemic, was preventing the technical experts from Russia from coming over to conduct an audit of the steel plant. …
How Nigerian government, Indians wreck multi-billion dollar Delta Steel Company, rip off host communities and tax payers
12 Feb 2018
Delta Steel Company PLC in Ovwian-Aladja communities, Udu local government area, Delta State was established to be the flagship of the steel industry in West Africa.
6 Nov 2016
Dr. Kayode Fayemi, minister of solid minerals and chairman of the Nigeria Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative (NEITI) told The Guardian steps taken so far to get the sector working ...
3 Aug 2016
The Federal Government on Monday took a major step in its plan to revitalise the steel sector as it signed a renegotiated concession agreement with Global Steel Holdings Limited(GSHL) for the Nigerian Iron Ore Mining Company (NIOMCO), Itakpe.
18 Jul 2016
Udu community yesterday warned the Federal Government to jettison the planned concession of Iron Ore Mines Company at Itakpe to Global Steel Holdings Limited (GSHL)...