Wednesday 24 April 2024

FG revokes 924 dormant mining licences

Dele Alake, minister of solid minerals development

The federal government has revoked 924 dormant licences across four sectors in the mining industry.

The areas affected include exploration, mining, small-scale mining, and quarrying.

Dele Alake, minister of solid minerals development, announced the revocations at a news conference on Wednesday.

In line with constitutional provisions, Alake said adequate notice was given to all concerned parties through the official Gazette of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, No. 227, published on December 27, 2023.

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