gold mining in osun state


Ijesa monarch to Oyetola: ban mining in Osun - The Nation ...


Paramount ruler of Ijesaland Oba Adekunle Aromolaran has urged Osun State Governor Adegboyega Oyetola to ban mining activities in the state. The Owa Obokun of Ijesaland spoke when he led obas ...

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Special Report: Osun Gold Mine, Displacement of the ...


Jan 12, 2018· Osun gold deposit communities count the cost of digging and migration. Illegal gold mining attracts thousands of migrants to Osun State, destroys farmlands, forces family to flee reports Radio Nigeria Correspondent, Adenitan Akinola. Chief Sunday Ologuro is a renowned cocoa farmer in Itagunmodi, a community sitting on precious metal Gold, in Atakumosa West Local Government area of Osun State..

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Mining industry of Nigeria - Wikipedia


Gold deposits are found in Northern Nigeria, most prominently near Maru, Anka, Malele, Tsohon Birnin Gwari-Kwaga, Gurmana, Bin Yauri, Okolom-Dogondaji, and Iperindo in Osun state it is not very dominant in the country.. Gold production began in 1913 and peaked in the 1930s. During the Second World War, production declined.Mines were abandoned by colonial companies, and production never …

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FG, Osun partner to develop gold mining – Punch Newspapers


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 ...

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FG To Boost Gold Mining In Osun, Others - parrotgist.com


The initiative in Osun, Kebbi and other states, is based on the volume of available gold deposits and the willingness of the state governments to develop the mining sector to generate resources and to create jobs for their people.

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Hausa Gold Miners In Osun State Open Up: We Collect N10 ...


Many people have expressed fears that the gold-rich region of Osun State may be under threat of activities of illegal miners following the ban on mining activities in Zamfara State as a result of ...

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


- The Kebbi state governor added that the local miners are to produce gold for the Central Bank of Nigeria. Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu on Tuesday, October 1, says the federal government has approved local mining of gold in Kebbi and Osun states. According to Daily Trust, Governor Bagudu said this while answering questions from journalists.

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INVESTIGATION: Digging for death, untold story of Osun ...


For decades illegal gold mining also described as artisanal gold mining has been a daily activity in Osun State yet, left unregulated despite the severe risks to the miners, environment and the entire ecosystem. Olugbenga ADANIKIN highlights failed government promises and renewed hopes for …

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Ijesa monarch to Oyetola: ban mining in Osun | GistAfri.com


Paramount ruler of Ijesaland Oba Adekunle Aromolaran has urged Osun State Governor Adegboyega Oyetola to ban mining activities in the state. The Owa Obokun of Ijesaland spoke when he led obas, chiefs and political leaders in his domain on a visit to the governor to congratulate him on his victory at the Supreme Court.

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Resource Estimate for the Segilola Gold Deposit, Osun ...


The Segilola Gold Project is located approximately 120km north east of Lagos in the Osun region of Nigeria. The Segilola deposit, formerly known as the Iperindo Reef, was first discovered during the working of elluvial deposits in 1945 and was later the subject of small scale open cut mining …

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Gold Mine: Mining Industry in the State of Osun - YouTube


Nov 05, 2017· This week, we are focusing on the mining industry in the State of Osun. See the changes the Osun State Government has done in changing the face of the mining Industry. Kudos to the State ...

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Gold Mining and Prospecting in Nigeria - RareGoldNuggets.com


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 …

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FG To Boost Gold Mining In Osun, Others - leadership.ng


FG To Boost Gold Mining In Osun, Others The federal government has struck a partnership with the Osun and Kebbi State governments to develop gold mining. The pilot scheme of the Presidential

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Halt mining in Osun, monarchs, senator tell govt – Punch ...


Jul 14, 2019· Monarchs in Ijeshaland of Osun State have called on Governor Gboyega Oyetola to suspend mining activities over the growing insecurity in the …

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INVESTIGATION: Digging for death, untold story of Osun ...


In Osun State rural communities, residents and over 5,000 artisanal gold miners are ignorant of the death lurking around, as a result of exposure to toxins, and environmental hazards. Olugbenga ADANIKIN writes about the dangers of illegal gold mining, government's neglect, failed promises and arbitrary land sales for mining.

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FG to boost gold mining in Osun, others - Vanguard News


The initiative in Osun, Kebbi and other states, is based on the volume of available gold deposits and the willingness of the state governments to develop the mining sector to generate resources ...

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Fed Govt to boost gold mining in Osun, others - The Nation ...


The initiative in Osun, Kebbi and other states, is based on the volume of available gold deposits and the willingness of the state governments to develop the mining sector to generate resources ...

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Osun concludes biometric registration of 5,000 miner ...


Nov 07, 2017· The State of Osun will in no distant time be free from the scourge of illegal mining. This is because efforts geared towards eradicating the menace …

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Gold Mining in Nigeria - nigerianfinder.com


The other Nigerian states that have gold deposits include Abuja, Abia, Bauchi, Cross River, Edo, Osun, Niger, Sokoto, Kebbi, Oyo State, Kogi, Zamfara, and Kaduna. The Problems of Gold Mining in Nigeria. The major problem in the development of the gold industry is …

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FG To Boost Gold Mining In Osun, Others – ReachNaija.com


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.

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


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 the University of Ibadan. At ...

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Gold | Kian Smith Trading Company | Lagos


- Small Scale Gold mining in Zazzage, Niger state. - Gold Exploration in Ilesha, Osun state. - Gold Exploration in Sumaila, Kano state. - Copper Exploration in Dengi Kanamm, Plateau state. Commodities Brokerage. Liaise commodity suppliers with buyers on behalf of our clients. We can also help negotiate and manage commodity contracts.

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List Of Gold (AU) Natural Resources Deposit States In Nigeria


List Of Gold (AU) Natural Resources Deposit States In Nigeria Gold is a natural resource deposit mainly found in the Northern part of Nigeria, West Africa which is prominently located in Iperindo in Osun State and other areas near Maru, Tsohon Birnin Gwari-Kwaga, Gurmana, Anka, Malele, Bin Yauri and Okolom -Dogondaji.

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Osun: Invaders turn cocoa farms to illegal gold mining ...


There is palpable tension in some Ilesa communities in Osun State, following what residents described as total invasion of their farmlands by Hausa gold miners constituting serious menace to the ...

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Land degradation in gold mining communities of Ijesaland ...


Mar 14, 2015· This paper identified 37 mining sites in ten gold mining communities of Ijesaland, Nigeria; examined the forms, levels and extent of land degradation resulted from mining activities; analyzed spatial pattern of land use and finally assessed the effects of mining on livelihood of the people.

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The Official Website Of The State Of Osun


Mar 21, 2016· He alluded to one Segilola Gold Limited, a gold exploration company with operational base in Osun State which exports over 620,000 ounces of gold annually which amounts to over N2.2 trillion turnovers as an indication of the amount of money …

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Ban Gold Mining in Our Land, Osun Monarchs Appeals to ...


By Deborah Oladejo, Osogbo The Owa Obokun of Ijesaland, Oba Adekunle Aromolaran, on Wednesday called on Osun State Governor, Mr. Gboyega Oyetola to put a ban on gold mining in the state. The paramount ruler who led obas, chiefs and political leaders in his domain on a visit to the governor to congratulate him on […]

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What Fayemi Should See: Osun State Gold Mining Problem ...


Nov 11, 2015· Illegal gold mining in Ilesha, Osun State and elsewhere is one of the first problems that Dr Kayode Fayemi, Misister of Solid Minerals will have to tackle By Funsho Balogun. On Wedenesday, 11 November 2015, Presdient Muhammadu Buhari swore in members of his cabinet. Among them was Dr Kayode Fayemi who will be in charge of Ministry of Solid Minerals.

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The Inside Story of Gold Mining - THISDAYLIVE


As a team from the Federal Ministry of Mines and Steel Development embarked on a three-day tour of gold mines in various communities in Ijesha part of Osun State recently, farmers, hunters and ...

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Jul 21, 2019· Gold mining is supposedly a destructive venture, but when carried out with respect to the environment and with the benefits of the people in mind, it becomes a lucrative one. Francis Ezediuno in this piece, examines how illegal gold mining is affecting the domestic income of Osun State, the welfare of its citizens and the nation at large

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