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Buhari commended as FG approves local mining of gold in ...

2019-10-2 · - Kebbi state governor, Abubakar Atiku Bagudu, said the federal government has local mining of gold in Kebbi and Osun states - Bagudu commended President Buhari for the approval, saying the move will give local artisans a means of livelihood - The Kebbi state governor added that the local miners are to produce gold for the Central Bank of NigeriaList Of Mineral Resources In Osun State & Uses – …2020-2-26 · The capital of Osun State is Osogbo, and the state remains a vital one as far as the Yoruba nation is concerned. Before it became a constitutionally recognized State in Nigeria (on August 27, 1991), it used to be a part of the old Oyo State. Currently, there are several ethnic groups living in the State, but the major tribe is the Yoruba tribe.

We''re working to harvest, sell Osun''s gold around the ...

2021-9-5 · The governor said that apart from the current efforts of his administration to achieve mining sufficiency, Osun was a beneficiary of the presidential initiative on mining. "Give us a few years to come, gold will be our oil in Osun State. Our state will be known for the major supply of gold in Nigeria and around the world.Osun must regulate artisanal mining to save environment ...2021-9-17 · The legislator representing Obokun State Constituency in the Osun State House of Assembly, Adewumi Adeyemi, has proposed a state law …

Firm to begin gold exportation from Osun in June: Minister ...

2021-2-28 · Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Olamilekan Adegbite, says the Nigerian-Canadian company mining gold in Nigeria''s Osun State is to start exporting the precious metal in June this year. Mr. Adegbite made the announcement in Abuja on Sunday at a NAN forum.FG expresses readiness to partner Osun on mining ...2019-12-13 · He said government was ready to give the necessary support to Osun and Zamfara states which he described as states with the largest gold deposits in the country. Adegbite enjoined the state government to support the Segilola mining firm in its bid to unlock the mining potential in the state.

FG To Boost Gold Mining In Osun, Others

2019-2-6 · FG To Boost Gold Mining In Osun, Others - Politics - Nairaland. THE Federal Government has struck a partnership with the Osun and Kebbi state governments to develop gold mining. The pilot scheme of the "Presidential Initiative to streamline gold mining for the benefit of the people, the artisans and the governments", is soon to be launched.Land degradation in gold mining communities of …Government Areas of Osun State, Nigeria (Fig. 1). As revealed by Makinde et al. (2014), gold mining operations started in Ilesa-west Local Government Area of Osun state, Nigeria in early 1950s. Though official mining operation stopped in mid 1990s, illegal mining is still active in the area till date. The climate of the area is tropical with ...

Osun produces first gold bar, raises team on illegal mining

2021-11-24 · The Osun State Government on Tuesday announced the production of its first gold, saying it had adopted strategic measures to effectively handle …FG to Partner Osun on Mining - Tradelink Publications2019-12-30 · Adegbite enjoined the state government to support the Segilola mining firm in its bid to unlock the mining potential in the state. "Osun State occupies a critical position in the mining sector. That is why I found it very important to be here today to discuss on how to develop solid minerals. The development of mining sector is not a new thing.

Osun produces first gold bar, raises team on illegal mining

2021-11-24 · The Osun State Government on Tuesday announced the production of its first gold, saying it had adopted strategic measures to effectively handle volatile mining operations in the state. Governor Adegboyega Oyetola made the disclosure in Osogbo, the Osun State capital, at an event to mark the day dedicated to the Federal Ministry of Mines and Steel Development at …Reps raise concern over illegal mining in Osun2021-9-29 · The Osun government in May 2020 announced the arrest of 27 persons for illegal mining of gold, and 17 of them were Chinese nationals. Speaking during the plenary session, Ayeni said illegal mining in the area has brought "untold hardship" to residents of the community who have been "forcefully displaced".

First Commercial Gold Mine Construction Begins In Osun ...

2020-3-24 · The construction of Nigeria''s only large-scale commercial gold mine has begun in Osun State and the facility will start producing gold in 2021. According to the Federal Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, the facility demonstrates the Federal Government''s desire to make the mining sector the mainstay of the country''s economy.Scramble for gold threatens cocoa farming in Osun …2020-3-5 · Osun State government has registered 9,000 artisanal miners and their biometric data collected as part of moves to curb illegal mining and boost the economy of the state.

Oyetola: Making Osun Nigeria''s face of mining revolution

2021-12-21 · For the records, Segilola Gold Project is Nigeria''s first and largest industrial-scale gold mine, and the most advanced gold project with an indicated resource of 608,000 ounces grading at 4.7g/t, an inferred resource of 68,000 ounces grading at 4.8g/t, and a probable reserve of 517,800 ounces of gold grading at 4.02g/t as of March 2021.Gold Mining Will Become Our Crude Oil Soon, Says Osun …2021-9-5 · NAN reports that Osun State is known for large deposits of minerals, including gold, lead, zinc, quartz, feldspar and several precious metals. The governor said that apart from current efforts of his administration to achieve mining sufficiency, Osun was a beneficiary of the presidential initiative on mining.

FG to boost gold mining in Osun, others – The Sun Nigeria

2019-2-8 · The Federal Government has struck a partnership with the Osun and Kebbi state governments; to develop gold mining.. The pilot scheme of the presidential initiative to streamline gold mining for ...Osun mines highest grade open-pit gold - Eandel2022-1-2 · The pit which is located at the highest Gold centre of Osun State is regarded having g the highest grade in West Africa. The exploration which was carried out by Thor was regarded as a big success to boost industrialisation in Osun State and Nigeria as a whole since industrialisation is party of the policy of the federal government to boost the economy of …

Scramble for gold threatens cocoa farming in Osun …

2020-3-5 · Osun State government has registered 9,000 artisanal miners and their biometric data collected as part of moves to curb illegal mining and boost the economy of the state rm to begin gold exportation from Osun in June: Minister ...2021-2-28 · Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Olamilekan Adegbite, says the Nigerian-Canadian company mining gold in Nigeria''s Osun State is to start exporting the precious metal in June this year. Mr. Adegbite made the announcement in Abuja on Sunday at a NAN forum.

Osun river has been highly polluted with heavy metals ...

2022-1-8 · Osun river has been highly polluted with heavy metals – Urban Alert. It has been confirmed that gold mining is responsible for the colour change of the Osun River. The colour change as confirmed ...List Of Mineral Resources In Osun State & Uses – …2020-2-26 · The capital of Osun State is Osogbo, and the state remains a vital one as far as the Yoruba nation is concerned. Before it became a constitutionally recognized State in Nigeria (on August 27, 1991), it used to be a part of the old Oyo State. Currently, there are several ethnic groups living in the State, but the major tribe is the Yoruba tribe.

Osun river has been highly polluted with heavy metals ...

2022-1-8 · Osun river has been highly polluted with heavy metals – Urban Alert. It has been confirmed that gold mining is responsible for the colour change of the Osun River. The colour change as confirmed ...The social and economic impacts of gold mining2018-7-13 · The social and economic impacts of gold mining 70 % of total expenditures by gold mining companies are on payments to suppliers, contractors and employees.

Gold deposit in Osun state worth $5bn, says geologist ...

2017-10-2 · The gold deposit in Osun state is worth about $5 billion in today''s price, according to a research finding by Olugbenga Akindeji Okunlola, a professor of geology at …Land degradation in gold mining communities of Ijesaland ...2015-3-14 · In Igun, gold mine dated back 1938 but large scale gold mine in the study dated back 1950s. As revealed by Makinde et al., gold mining operations started in Ilesa west Local Government Area (part of the study area, see Table 6) of Osun state, Nigeria in early 1950s.

Gold Mining Will Become Our Crude Oil Soon, Says Osun …

2021-9-5 · NAN reports that Osun State is known for large deposits of minerals, including gold, lead, zinc, quartz, feldspar and several precious metals. The governor said that apart from current efforts of his administration to achieve mining sufficiency, Osun was a beneficiary of the presidential initiative on mining.Osun will rival crude oil in gold mining – Oyetola ...2021-9-6 · Osun state Governor Adegboyega Oyetola, Sunday, expressed optimism in the financial growth of gold mining in Osun comparison to the value of crude oil to nation''s economy in the near feature. Governor Oyetola stated this while speaking to journalists in an interview in Abuja. He said his administration is taking mining activities from artisan to…

FG to Partner Osun on Mining – Nigerian Investment ...

2019-12-27 · The minister added: "We are ready to collaborate with the Osun State Government to develop the mining sector. It is evident that Osun and Zamfara have the largest gold deposits. We are ready to partner with the two states to ensure proper exploration. "Osun is lucky because there is Segilola Mining Firm which is already in place.Osun Mines Highest Grade Open-pit Gold In Commercial ...2021-12-31 · Officials of the Osun State government averd that the the opportunity offered by the gold in the state is equally a win for the repositioning Agenda of Governor Oyetola, as diversifications will mean more revenue and harnessing of natural and human resources within the state. The Segilola gold mine is regarded as the most advanced gold project ...

[PDF] Assessing the impacts of gold mining assessing the ...

Gold mining operations started in the Ilesa-West Local Government Area of Osun state Nigeria in early 1950s. Though official mining operation stopped in mid 1990s, illegal mining is still active in the area till today. Twelve (12) villages were selected for the study based on the high rate of mining activities. The villages are Mokuro, Oke-Ora, Okutu-Omo, Oko Ogboni, Alaba, …Osun must regulate artisanal mining to save environment ...2021-9-17 · The legislator representing Obokun State Constituency in the Osun State House of Assembly, Adewumi Adeyemi, has proposed a state law …

Gold Mining Will Become Our Crude Oil Soon, Says Osun …

2021-9-5 · NAN reports that Osun State is known for large deposits of minerals, including gold, lead, zinc, quartz, feldspar and several precious metals. The governor said that apart from current efforts of his administration to achieve mining sufficiency, Osun was a beneficiary of the presidential initiative on mining.FG to Partner Osun on Mining – Nigerian Investment ...2019-12-27 · The minister added: "We are ready to collaborate with the Osun State Government to develop the mining sector. It is evident that Osun and Zamfara have the largest gold deposits. We are ready to partner with the two states to ensure proper exploration. "Osun is lucky because there is Segilola Mining Firm which is already in place.

The Official Website Of The State Of Osun

About Osun. Osun State was created following series of pressure mounted on the federal military government over a long period of time by the founding fathers, most of whom are traditional rulers and community leaders.Gold Mining in Africa: Maximizing Economic Returns for ...2019-6-29 · Gold Mining in Africa: Maximizing Economic Returns for Countries Ousman Gajigo Emelly Mutambatsere Guirane Ndiaye Ousman Gajigo is an Economist, AfDB ([email protected] ); Emelly Mutambatsere is a Principal Research Economist, AfDB ([email protected] ) and Guirane Ndiaye is a Research Economist,

Gold Mining and Prospecting in Nigeria

2016-2-20 · Currently there are two gold mining companies in Nigeria. Segilola Nigeria Limited has a license to mine gold in Osun State, and Geotechniques Nigeria Limited has a license to mine gold in Kebbi State. Five other companies are mining for tin, iron ore, coal, lead, and zinc. Deposits of gold have been found in the […]Osun Govt arrests 7 suspects over Illegal mining ...2017-11-15 · The State Government of Osun has arrested seven persons for illegal gold mining in Itagunmodi Community, Atakumosa West local Government area of the state.

Plight of richly poor Osun gold mining communities ...

2019-11-30 · Plight of richly poor Osun gold mining communities. . . They are tagged to be a community of gold and peace, the mineral resources on their land is unprecedented but the dwellers of Itagunmodi, Ariyelepe, Oke-Owena and Dairo villages among other mining communities in Atakumosa West Local Government Area of Osun State who are …[PDF] Assessing the impacts of gold mining assessing the ...Gold mining operations started in the Ilesa-West Local Government Area of Osun state Nigeria in early 1950s. Though official mining operation stopped in mid 1990s, illegal mining is still active in the area till today. Twelve (12) villages were selected for the study based on the high rate of mining activities. The villages are Mokuro, Oke-Ora, Okutu-Omo, Oko Ogboni, Alaba, …

First commercial gold mine construction begins in Osun

2021-11-27 · Osun hosts Nigeria''s largest gold mining company — Oyetola. . Osun State Governor, Mr Adegboyega Oyetola disclosed that his administration''s effort to endear socio-economic development is ...Osun To Partner FG On Mining For Economic Development ...2019-6-19 · The Osun State Governor, Mr Gboyega Oyetola, said on Tuesday that the state had struck a partnership with the Federal Government to develop gold mining in the state. Oyetola, who stated this in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Adeniyi Adesina, said the pilot scheme of the presidential initiative to streamline gold mining for the ...

Oyetola: Making Osun Nigeria''s face of mining revolution

2021-12-21 · For the records, Segilola Gold Project is Nigeria''s first and largest industrial-scale gold mine, and the most advanced gold project with an indicated resource of 608,000 ounces grading at 4.7g/t, an inferred resource of 68,000 ounces grading at 4.8g/t, and a probable reserve of 517,800 ounces of gold grading at 4.02g/t as of March 2021.Osun will rival crude oil in gold mining – Oyetola ...2021-9-6 · Osun state Governor Adegboyega Oyetola, Sunday, expressed optimism in the financial growth of gold mining in Osun comparison to the value of crude oil to nation''s economy in the near feature. Governor Oyetola stated this while speaking to journalists in an interview in Abuja. He said his administration is taking mining activities from artisan to…

With police support, illegal gold mining thrives in Osun ...

2019-12-22 · With police support, illegal gold mining thrives in Osun communities. In April when the federal government gave the order for stoppage of illegal mining in Zamfara, a North-west state in Nigeria ...Gold deposit in Osun state worth $5bn, says geologist ...2017-10-2 · The gold deposit in Osun state is worth about $5 billion in today''s price, according to a research finding by Olugbenga Akindeji Okunlola, a professor of geology at …

Reps raise concern over illegal mining in Osun

2021-9-29 · The Osun government in May 2020 announced the arrest of 27 persons for illegal mining of gold, and 17 of them were Chinese nationals. Speaking during the plenary session, Ayeni said illegal mining in the area has brought "untold hardship" to residents of the community who have been "forcefully displaced".FG to Partner Osun on Mining - Tradelink Publications2019-12-30 · Adegbite enjoined the state government to support the Segilola mining firm in its bid to unlock the mining potential in the state. "Osun State occupies a critical position in the mining sector. That is why I found it very important to be here today to discuss on how to develop solid minerals. The development of mining sector is not a new thing.

FG to Partner Osun on Mining – Nigerian Investment ...

2019-12-27 · The minister added: "We are ready to collaborate with the Osun State Government to develop the mining sector. It is evident that Osun and Zamfara have the largest gold deposits. We are ready to partner with the two states to ensure proper exploration. "Osun is lucky because there is Segilola Mining Firm which is already in place.FG To Boost Gold Mining In Osun, Others - Politics - Nigeria2019-2-6 · FG To Boost Gold Mining In Osun, Others - Politics - Nairaland. THE Federal Government has struck a partnership with the Osun and Kebbi state governments to develop gold mining. The pilot scheme of the "Presidential …