gold mining in osun state

  • News Nigerian Mining Cadastre Office

    A Nigerian gold exploration project located in the south-western State of Osun was on Wednesday, February 7 announced as winner of the 2018 "Investment Battlefield" competition at the Investing in African Mining Indaba in Cap Read More

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  • Ijesha Monarch urges Oyetola to ban illegal minning in

    Oba Adekunle Aromolaran, the Paramount ruler of Ijesaland in Osun State, has urged Gov. Adegboyega Oyetola to ban illegal mining activities in Ijesaland and the state in general . Oba Aromolaran made the appeal when he led other monarchs on a congratulatory visit to Gov. Oyetola on his victory at the apex court in Wednesday in Osogbo.

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  • Thor Exploration proposed acquisition of Segilola gold

    Jun 28, 2016Thor Explorations Ltd. announced that it has entered into exclusive agreements for the acquisition of a interest in the Segilola gold project located in Osun State, Nigeria (the Segilola

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  • Osun To End Environmental Pollution By Regulating Mining

    Osun To End Environmental Pollution By Regulating Mining, Says Oyetola Wednesday, July 17, 2019 featured Mining activities will henceforth be regulated in Osun State, Governor Adegboyega Oyetola said on Wednesday.

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  • Heavy Metals Speciation and Human Health Risk Assessment

    Olanrewaju Olusoji Olujimi, Ogheneochuko Oputu, Olalekan Fatoki, Oluwabamise Ester Opatoyinbo, Oladokun Ali Aroyewun, and Judith Baruani (2015) Heavy Metals Speciation and Human Health Risk Assessment at an Illegal Gold Mining Site in Igun, Osun State, Nigeria.Journal of Health and Pollution June 2015, Vol. 5, No. 8, pp. 19-32.

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  • Monarch urges Oyetola to ban mining in Osun to curtail

    Jul 10, 2019The Paramount ruler of Ijesaland, Oba Adekunle Aromolaran, on Wednesday urged Osun State Givernor 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

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  • Osun Concludes Biometric Registration of 5,000 Artisanal

    Nov 07, 2017Osun Concludes Biometric Registration of 5,000 Artisanal Miners 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 that costs both government and the public is by the day yielding positive results.

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  • NSCDC arrests 7 suspected illegal gold miners in Osun

    Nov 15, 2017The Osun Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested seven persons for alleged illegal gold mining in Itagunmodi, Atakumosa West Local Government Area of the state. Mr Tunde Ajilore, the Special Adviser to the Governor on Mining and Mineral Resources who disclosed this to journalists on Wednesday in Osogbo, said

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  • Thor Explorations aims to lead Nigeria's new mining pack

    Projects under way include Thor Explorations' Segilola Gold Project, located in Osun State, which CEO Segun Lawson says aims to produce gold in the first quarter of 2020 and has probable gold

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  • Ford Foundation Sponsors NNF's Stakeholders Consultative

    The objectives of the meeting which held at Leisure Spring Hotel, Oshogbo, Osun State were to assess the feasibility of establishing a multi-stakeholder platform in Osun state to promote clean and sustainable mining, transparency and accountability in the use of revenue from mining activities an d development of gold mining communities.

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  • Human health and environmental assessments of small-scale

    This study assessed the health and environmental impacts of artisanal gold mining in Ijesha-land, Osun State, Southwestern Nigeria. Fifty-four environmental samples were collected between 2011 and 2012 and analyzed for major, trace and rare earth elements using standard procedures. Samples were collected from surface water (rivers and streams), groundwater, bottom sediments, fish (Tilapia) and

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  • Four firms to mine gold, iron ore in Osun, Kebbi, Kogi

    Jan 20, 2014Mines Geotechniques Nig. Ltd., an Australian firm, and Northern Numero Resources Ltd. from the UK, have licences to mine gold in Kebbi State. Two other Australian companies, Segilola Nigeria Ltd. and KCM Mining Ltd. —will mine gold in Osun State and iron ore in Kogi state

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  • The Geological and Geochemical Characteristics of Soil

    a distinct class until the discovery of disseminated gold mineralization in carbonate rocks in 1961, and the development of bulk-tonnage mining carlin deposits between 1962 and 1965 (Hausen and Kerr, 1968). The sediment-hosted disseminated gold deposits (SHDGD) in Itagunmodi, Osun State, Nigeria is located in the clayey soil

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  • Determination of Work Index for Iperindo Lode Gold Deposit

    Iperindo lode gold is one of the few primary gold deposits known in Nigeria. The mineralized lodes generally comprise highly silicified fine-grained foliated biotite gneiss typically intruded by both discordant and concordant pegmatitic quartz-feldspar veins. The research investigates the work index of Iperindo lode deposit at Ilesha goldfield in Osun state, Nigeria.

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  • Govt Arrests 7 Suspects Over Illegal Mining In Osun News

    The State Government of Osun has arrested seven persons for illegal gold mining in Itagunmodi Community, Atakumosa West local Government area of the state. The Special Adviser to the Governor on Mineral and Natural Resources, Hon. Tunde Ajilore, accompanied by men of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps had stormed the community where the

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  • artisanal gold mining in edo state nigeria

    This page is about mineral mining in edo state, North Western Nigeria where active mining of gold, equipment used by artisanal gold mining in new bussa. Gold Mining and Prospecting in Nigeria Currently there are two gold mining companies in Nigeria.

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  • Assessment of Heavy Metal Pollution in a Gold Mining

    The study was conducted in a gold mining site in Ilesha, Osun state. The site is located at Ijana of Atakunmosa west local government in Osun state. Mining site is on Latitude 7.573 N and longitude 4.678 E and the control site on Latitude 7.578 N and longitude 4.679

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  • Radionuclide Content and Risk Assessment of some

    Radionuclide Content and Risk Assessment of some Environmental Samples from Gold Mines at Mokuro-Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria Mining and processing of natural resources has being in existence from the beginning of early years with little or no consideration to the possible radiation and contamination being posed into the environment.

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  • Gold mining firm emerges most promising coy at mining

    Gold mining firm emerges most promising coy at mining Indaba February 14, 2018 Ayoni M. Agbabiaka with agencies Business 0 A Nigerian gold mining firm operating in Osun state, Thor Exploration Limited (also known as Segilola), has emerged winner of the 2018 Investment Battlefield for its gold exploration project in the south west state.

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  • Osun concludes Biometric Registration of 5,000 Artisanal

    OSUN State will in no distant time be free from the scourge of illegal mining. This is OSUN State will in no distant time be free from the scourge of illegal mining. This is

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  • Assessment of the concentrations of some heavy metals

    Atakumosa West Local Government Council of Osun State, southwestern Nigeria (Fig. 1). The study area is a rural community of about 2,600 people that engage predominantly in subsistent farming of cocoa . The city is accessible through an untarred but motorable road, and a gold mining

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  • Nigerian Mining Corporation Bureau of Public Enterprises

    Bureau of Public Enterprises BPE. BACKGROUND. The NMC is a Federal Government Public Statutory Corporation established by Decree number 39, as contained in Gazette No 54, Vol. 59 of 1972, and amended by Decree 34 of 1976 (now NMC Act, Cap. 317, 1990).

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  • Osun State Economy Legend Microfinance Bank Limited

    Osogbo the state capital houses the National grid of the National Electric Power Authority. In addition, a natural rail line cuts through the State Capital. Natural Resources Osun State is blessed with vast mineral resources. These include gold, clay, limestone, kaolin and granite. It also has many agricultural resources. Human Resources

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  • Nigerian Firm Wins Mining Competition in S'Africa

    Nigerian Firm Wins Mining Competition in S'Africa; A Nigerian firm, Thor Exploration Limited (also known as Segilola), a gold mining company operating in Osun State, has emerged winner of the 2018 Investment Battlefield in South Africa.

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  • List of Solid Minerals in Nigeria and their Locations

    37) Zamfara Cotton, gold and coal. See More Top 10 Popular Natural Resources in Abia State and their Economic Values. Now you have seen the list of solid minerals in Nigeria and their states of location. Now I will discuss the major solid minerals starting with coal.

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  • The effect of illegal gold mining on Nigerian economy and

    The effect of illegal gold mining on Nigerian economy and its citizens Nigeria is a country that is blessed with a lot of natural resources, both in hydrocarbons and in solid minerals. Nigeria has large reserves of petroleum, natural gas, coal, iron ore, tin, limestone, lead, niobium, zinc, and gold.

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  • osun state government and gold mining gite-des

    osun state government and gold mining. Osun To Benefit From FG's Solid Mineral Growth Plan In Osun State, the gesture is to develop large scale gold deposit in Ilesa. The pilot scheme of the presidential initiative to streamline gold mining for the benefit of the people, the artisans and the government will be launched soon, the statement

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  • Oyetola Urges Osun Youths To Show Interest In Mining

    OSOGBO Governor Isiaka Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State has charged youths in the state to show interest in mining of gold and other solid mineral resources deposited in the state rather than allowing people from other states to explore the resources at the expense of locals. Oyetola, who stated this during the breaking of fast

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  • FG team at Osun goldmines, trains miners on safer mining

    The Ministry of Mines and Steel Development on Friday concluded a three-day tour of gold mines at Ibodi, Ilesha, Osun State and training of hundreds of artisanal and small-scale miners on personal

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  • Osun, China to partner on mining, agric, ICT, others IMICON

    Mar 18, 2019Nigeria's Biggest Most Exciting Mining Event. The Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Dr Zhou Pingjian, has said the Republic of China will assist in lifting the socio-economic development of Osun State through collaboration in infrastructural development, education, agriculture, mining

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  • quarry companies in osun state shibang-china

    Coal mining processing plant in Nigeria. This coal mining project is an open pit mine located in Nigeria, announced by mining company Western Goldfields that it has discovered 62,400,000 tonnes of proven reserves of coal deposits worth US$1.2 billion which

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  • Mining News

    The NI 43-101 is entitled "Technical Report On the Segilola Gold Project Feasibility Study, Osun State, Nigeria" and was prepared for the Company by Roscoe Postle Associates UK Ltd. of London, United Kingdom. The NI 43-101 can be found under the Company's profile on SEDAR () or on the Company's website ().

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