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How Zamfara gold mining resurrected clamour for resource ...

Nov 15, 2020  It will rather purchase the gold from the Federal Government-registered mining companies in the state,” Zailani Baffa, spokesman to Zamfara State governor, said in a statement. However, for Onu, the lawyer that petitioned the CBN over the ‘gold deal’, the explanations given by the Zamfara

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Zamfara gold mining: Niger Delta seeks amendment of ...

Dec 12, 2020  Irked by the alleged double standard displayed by the Federal Government in the Zamfara gold mining saga, individuals and interest groups in the Niger Delta are, among other things, calling for an ...

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The untold story of gold mining in Zamfara state ...

Apr 25, 2019  Gold mining in Zamfara state has became a source of income not only to some persons in the state but thousands of people from neighbouring states like Sokoto, Kebbi, Katsina and Kaduna. However, findings reveal that gold mining activities kicked-started properly in the state between 2008 and 2010 by some local miners.

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Mining still ongoing in Zamfara despite FG ban - Punch ...

Oct 15, 2019  According to him, the abundant gold deposits in Zamfara are being exploited by two categories of miners – multinational mining companies largely staffed by

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Zamfara gold mining: Niger Delta seeks amendment of ...

Though Zamfara doesn’t have any registered mining company, it intends to serve as a third-party between illegal miners and the Federal Government. He said: “It is very important to us as a government, particularly the issue of insecurity, to know the root cause of insecurity.

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Zamfara, go for gold - Punch Newspapers

Apr 23, 2019  But many companies in the West indirectly depend on illegal mining and smuggling. A 2017 survey put annual gold production at 3,247 tonnes

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FG declares 'no-fly zone' in Zamfara, bans mining ...

Mar 02, 2021  President Muhammadu Buhari has banned mining activities in Zamfara State, as it declared a ‘no-fly zone’ in the northern state. This was disclosed by the National Security Adviser (NSO), retired Maj. Gen. Babagana Monguno, during the State House briefing at the end of the meeting of the National Security Council on Tuesday.

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Despite FG’s Ban, Zamfara Peasants Stick To Mines ...

Mar 27, 2021  Tradition and necessity are keeping local miners in the mines despite an order of the federal government stopping all mining activities in the troubled North Western state of Zamfara, Daily Trust findings have shown. In many communities around the ancient mining sites of Kwali, Zuzzurfa, Dareta and Bagega located in Maru, Gusau, Anka, Bukkuyum and []

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How We Found, Curbed Guns Swap With Gold in Zamfara ...

Apr 05, 2021  Apr 05, 2021 (Daily Trust/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) -- For a long time, controversy around gold mining in Zamfara State has remained on the front...

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List of Solid Minerals Exploration Companies in Nigeria ...

MAAD Mining Exploration Company (MMEC) Limited is a mining company in Nigeria with services in exploring, mining and trading in mineral resources. 21 Onshore Frontiers Ltd B301, A.A Zauro Plaza, Plot 492, Ahmadu Bello Way, Kado District, Abuja FCT Nigeria

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18 arrested for illegal mining in northwest Nigeria News ...

Apr 24, 2021  Since September 2020, police operatives have raided several illegal mining sites at different locations in the state and succeeded in arresting many illegal miners, the spokesperson said. The Nigerian government in March announced a ban on mining and imposed a no-flight zone in Zamfara as part of effort to stop bandit activities in the state.

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FG to Matawalle: We own the gold deposits in Zamfara ...

The federal government has cautioned the Zamfara state government over making impressions of owning gold deposits in the state. ... “It will rather purchase the gold from the mining companies ...

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Despite FG’s ban, Zamfara peasants stick to mines Dailytrust

Mar 27, 2021  Modern mining co-exists with the longstanding artisanal mining in most of the villages. The Zamfara State Commissioner for Environment and Solid Minerals, Dr Nuraddeen Isah, told Daily Trust that, “Gold mining dates back to 1902 under what was then the Northern Protectorate. Gold mining helped the then Northern Protectorate under the British ...

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Chinese companies to invest in mining, Agric, power ...

Chinese investors have agreed to invest in mining, agriculture, manufacturing, tourism and power generation in Zamfara State, a Special Adviser to Governor Bello Matawalle, Zailani Bappa disclosed.

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‘CBN did not enter into any trade agreement with Zamfara ...

‘CBN did not enter into any trade agreement with Zamfara’ – Matawalle ... It will rather purchase the gold from the Federal Government registered mining companies in the state. Surely, all ...

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Zamfara State - Wikipedia

Zamfara is a state in northwestern Nigeria.Its capital is Gusau and its current Governor is Bello Matawalle, a member of the People's Democratic Party (PDP). Until 1996, the area was part of Sokoto State.. Zamfara is mostly populated with the Hausa and Fulani people. The Zamfarawa mainly in Anka, Gummi, Bukkuyum and Talata Mafara Local Governments areas. ...

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Banditry: FG suspends mining activities in Zamfara, gives ...

Apr 07, 2019  The Federal Government has announced the suspension of all forms of mining activities in Zamfara, and ordered all foreigners engaged in mining activities to leave the area within 48 hours.

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Zamfara gold mining: Niger Delta seeks amendment of ...

Apr 23, 2021  Irked by the alleged double standard displayed by the Federal Government in the Zamfara gold mining saga, individuals and interest groups in the Niger Delta are, among other things, calling for

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Zamfara to begin gold refining in 3 Months, halts illegal ...

Aug 25, 2020  Zamfara State said it has acquired equipment for gold mining that will turn the state into a hub of gold business in Nigeria within the next three months. Already, a state of the art gold refinery equipment has been mounted in Baka Lori Dam, with more

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Nigeria: Zamfara Ban Puts 300 Mining Firms Out of Business ...

The federal government decision to ban all mining activities in Zamfara state over the violent attacks by bandits will drive away thousands of artisan workers registered under over 300 mining ...

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Syils Mining – Trusted name in mining

syils mining limited – rc1356703. we are a wholly owned nigerian mining company that is in the business of exploration and development of commercially viable sites for gold and other lucrative solid minerals in nigeria and africa as a whole. ... zamfara gold project resource estimate of 11mn tonnes

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Adegbite Warns Of Zamfara Mining Experience In Nasarawa ...

Mar 17, 2021  The Honourable Minister of Mines and Steel Development arc Olamilekan Adegbite has assured the Governor of Nassarawa State of the ministry’s intention to develop the mineral resources in the state. Adegbite said that the ministry was resolved to avoid a repeat of the Zamfara experience in Nasarawa State, in which bandits were largely in charge []

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Syils Mining – Trusted name in mining

syils mining limited – rc1356703. we are a wholly owned nigerian mining company that is in the business of exploration and development of commercially viable sites for gold and other lucrative solid minerals in nigeria and africa as a whole. ... zamfara gold project resource estimate of 11mn tonnes

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List of Solid Minerals Exploration Companies in Nigeria ...

MAAD Mining Exploration Company (MMEC) Limited is a mining company in Nigeria with services in exploring, mining and trading in mineral resources. 21 Onshore Frontiers Ltd B301, A.A Zauro Plaza, Plot 492, Ahmadu Bello Way, Kado District, Abuja FCT Nigeria

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18 arrested for illegal mining in northwest Nigeria News ...

Apr 24, 2021  Since September 2020, police operatives have raided several illegal mining sites at different locations in the state and succeeded in arresting many illegal miners, the spokesperson said. The Nigerian government in March announced a ban on mining and imposed a no-flight zone in Zamfara as part of effort to stop bandit activities in the state.

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Why FG banned mining activities in Zamfara The ICIR

The crisis facing Zamfara State. Zamfara State is one of the major northern states ravaged by banditry, terrorism and other illegalities. According to Abutu Yaro, state commissioner of police, some communities in the state including Munya, Shiroro, Mariga and the Lapai-Agaie axis had been taken over by bandits.. A few days ago, some bandits operating in the state abducted over 300 ...

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Nigeria: Zamfara Ban Puts 300 Mining Firms Out of Business ...

The federal government decision to ban all mining activities in Zamfara state over the violent attacks by bandits will drive away thousands of artisan workers registered under over 300 mining ...

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FG bans mining in Zamfara, launches operation to tame ...

The federal government has banned mining activities in Zamfara state, ordering foreigners within mining sites to vacate the area immediately.Advertisement The government has also launched a ...

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Zamfara establishes its first gold reserve Nairametrics

Oct 07, 2020  Zamfara State Government has established the first of its kind gold reserve in Nigeria, starting with 31 kg of processed gold, that will be deposited in a bank. The Governor of Zamfara state, Bello Matawalle disclosed that the gold was entirely mined and refined by

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Zamfara Govt to Ijaw Youth Leaders: Zamfara gold belongs ...

Oct 13, 2020  Zamfara State government has denied ownership of gold found in the state over time, this it said to be against several mis information of the public by the elites inside and outside Niger Delta ...

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Zamfara State - Wikipedia

Zamfara is a state in northwestern Nigeria.Its capital is Gusau and its current Governor is Bello Matawalle, a member of the People's Democratic Party (PDP). Until 1996, the area was part of Sokoto State.. Zamfara is mostly populated with the Hausa and Fulani people. The Zamfarawa mainly in Anka, Gummi, Bukkuyum and Talata Mafara Local Governments areas. ...

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10 Biggest Mining Companies - Investopedia

Sep 14, 2020  Mining is a global industry, but five of the largest companies are headquartered in China, the world's second-largest economy. Other big mining names are based in

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FG Declares Zamfara No-Fly Zone, Bans Mining Activities ...

Mar 03, 2021  ABUJA – Apparently briefed that growing ban­ditry in Zamfara State might be linked to mining activities, President Muhammadu Buhari has placed a ban on such activities.. This was in addition to declaring the state a no-fly zone, all in a renewed bid to curb rising insecurity in the area. President Buhari on Tuesday also directed the country’s intelligence agen­cies to mount surveillance ...

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FG to Matawalle: We own the gold deposits in Zamfara ...

The federal government has cautioned the Zamfara state government over making impressions of owning gold deposits in the state. ... “It will rather purchase the gold from the mining companies ...

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BREAKING: FG bans gold mining in Zamfara » Financial Watch

Apr 07, 2019  BREAKING: FG bans gold mining in Zamfara – The federal government of Nigeria has banned all mining activities in Zamfara in a special operation to stop bandits in Zamfara state. It has also suspended the mining activities, threatening to revoke the licence of individuals and companies that disobey the directive to stop the activities.

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Zamfara monarch advises FG on illegal mining - Daily Post ...

Feb 05, 2020  The Chairman, Zamfara State council of chiefs as well as the Emir of Anka, Alhaji Attahiru Ahmad, has urged the Federal government to reconsider its decision to ban illegal mining in Zamfara

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