• Kwara's Transition To The People's Government, By Tajudeen ...

    May 14, 2019· No fewer than five people, drawn from each of the 16 local government areas in the State, joined members of the Transition Committee in the last two days of its sitting, which featured specialised workshops on key sectors of the economy, specifically agriculture, water resources and solid minerals.

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  • Current Commissioners In Kwara State Media Nigeria

    Mar 05, 2018· This is a list of the Current Commissioners In Kwara State, Updated Oct 2018 Ahaji Saidu A. Habeeb – Ministry of Local Government, Chieftaincy Affairs and Community Development Mallam Ishak Mohammed Sabi Ministry of Information and Communications Mallam Ahmed Alhassan Ministry of Industry and Solid Minerals Mr. Amos Sayo Justus Ministry of Environment and Forestry …

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  • Kwara State Commissioner for Industry and Solid Minerals ...

    The Kwara State government is seeking immediate inclusion on the list of beneficiaries of the 13 per cent Derivation Fund from the solid minerals, as a solid minerals producing state.

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  • List of Mineral Resources in Nigeria and Their Location

    One of the mineral resource which we use in the production of cement, plaster of Paris (POP), chalk and many others is gotten form “GYPSUM”. 1 billion of gypsum deposits are spread out in some states in Nigeria like the Delta state, Edo state, Gombe, Kogi, and some others.

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  • Solid Minerals – Kwara State Government

    Solid Minerals. Mining in Kwara State. Among the mineral occurrences spatially distributed all over Kwara State, three categories hold promise for investment and commercial development due to their potential large reserves. They are: Industrial minerals: Marble/dolomite, kaolin, silica sand, quartz, granites, talc and feldspar. ...

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  • Ministry of Industry and Solid Minerals – Ministry of ...

    Ahmadu Bello Way, 1360, Ilorin, Kwara State. Email: info Phone: + (234) 8060775504 Contact …

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  • Crude oil discovered in Kwara State

    Kwara State is set to join the list of oilproducing states in the country following the discovery of crude oil in Ara Orin in Irepodun Local Government Area of the state. The discovery came as the state identified solid minerals development and mining as key sources of internally generated revenue to fund development programmes.

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  • Map of Nigeria Showing the 36 States

    Kwara State is also known as the state of Harmony. The state is located in the region commonly referred to as the Middle Belt. The capital of Kwara State is Ilorin. ... The state is known as the home of Solid Minerals. Nasarawa State shares boundaries with Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory. Niger State;

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  • Minerals In Kwara – Ministry of Industry and Solid Minerals

    The ministry of Industry and Solid Minerals Development was created in August 2003 and is responsible for the formulation… Read More

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  • Constitution preventing states from exploring minerals ...

    The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, has said Nigeria’s constitution is an impediment to state governments in Nigeria to mine and explore mineral deposits in their respective states.

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  • Bonny Light Crude Oil Discovered In Kwara Politics Nigeria

    He identified solid minerals development and mining as one of his administration’s key policy thrusts for driving development in the state, stressing that the sector had the potential to significantly boost Kwara’s internallygenerated revenue by attracting foreign and indigenous investors to the state.

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  • Minister of Solid Minerals Development – Channels Television

    The Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, says Nigeria can generate five trillion Naira annually ‎from mining and exporting of its vast solid mineral deposits.

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  • Natural Resources in the 36 States of Nigeria Locations

    16. Mineral Resources Found in Gombe state. Only two minerals can be found in Gombe state and they are Gemstone Gypsium. 17. Mineral Resources Found in Imo state. Often seen as the richest state in the southeast, Imo has ten solid minerals to its credit and they are Gypsium, Lead/Zinc, Lignite, Limestone, Marcasite, Oil/Gas, Phosphate Salt ...

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  • Roadmap for Solid Mineral Sector Development under ...

    Jun 27, 2020· The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Mines and Steel Development in Nigeria, Mr Edet Akpan, says the ministry will ensure that the solid mineral sector makes significant contributions to the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). He stated this during a webinar themed: “Post COVID19 Nigeria: the impact and opportunities on the mining Industry” which was organised by the […]

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  • NIGERIA SOLID MINERAL RESOURCES AND THEIR LOCATION ...

    Nov 20, 2015· Kwara state: Below is the list of solid minerals resources deposits in Kwara state. Tantalite, mica, marble, iron ore, gold, feldspar, columbite and cassiterite. 25) Lagos state : Below is the list of solid minerals resources deposits in Lagos state.

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  • Solid Minerals: Kwara Seeks 13% Derivation Benefits ...

    THE Kwara State Government has called for the immediate inclusion of the state on the list of beneficiaries of the 13% derivation fund from the solid minerals as a solid minerals producing state.. The State Commissioner for Industry and Solid Minerals Development, Hajia Funmilayo Oniwa made the government position known in Ilorin at the Stakeholders Forum organised by the Revenue …

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  • List of Solid Minerals in Nigeria and their Locations

    Iron ore is another solid mineral in Nigeria and it’s largest deposit is in Itakpe in Kogi State. Apart from Kogi, they also present in Enugu, Niger State including the Federal Capital Territory. Read Also: 10 Natural Resources Found in Yakurr Region of Cross River State. Nigeria is said to have up to 3 billion metric tonnes of iron ore.

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