Police arrest Chinese for illegal mining in Zamfara state

The police in Zamfara State have arrested two Chinese, who are said to have been illegally mining gold in the state for...

COVID-19: Miners Association of Nigeria suspends operations

The Miners Association of Nigeria (MAN) has suspended mining and allied activities in Nigeria until further, notice to curb the spread of...

Covid-19 patient at PDAC conference sparks transmission fears

A man who attended the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) annual conference in Toronto, Canada last week has tested positive...

Nigeria unveils register of asset owners in extractive industry

It was a historic day for Nigeria on Thursday as the Beneficial Ownership Register for the extractive industries was unveiled in Abuja.

Osun registers 9,000 artisanal miners

In its quest to effectively monitor mining and mining related operations in the state, especially among artisanal miners, the government of the State of...

Osun receives N100m for development of mining site

The State of Osun has received a sum of N100 million from Badger Mines, a Canada-based mining company, as sign-on fee for exploration and...