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Solid Minerals: Era of criminalizing illegal miners over — FG

Commences formalization workshop By Gabriel Ewepu – Abuja The Federal Government on Thursday declared that the era of criminalizing illegal miners is over as it holds consultative meetings on the formalization of artisanal miners into cooperatives, and small-scale miners into larger mineral and financial enterprises. The declaration was made by the Minister of Mines and
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Illegal mining cause of armed banditry in North West —Katsina govt

80 per cent of revenue accrueable from solid minerals lost to illegal mining – official

The Federal Ministry of Mines and Steel Development has said that the country was losing 80 percent of revenue that would have accrued from the solid minerals sector, to illegal mining. Mr Abunuma Samuel, the ministry’s Plan Officer, stated this while speaking to newsmen in Maru, Talata-Mafara Local Government in Zamfara, on Sunday. Samuel spoke
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