Nigeria to earn $300m annually from Barite

November 16, 2021 Ayoni M. Agbabiaka 0

The Made in Nigeria Barite would save the country about $300 million in annual importation costs, the Minister of Mines and Steel Development Arc Olamilekan Adegbite has said. “Just recently, we launched the Made in Nigeria Barite in Port Harcourt, as part of our modest efforts towards the development of industrial minerals. This initiative is expected to spur the promotion Read More

Mines and Steel development ministry presents N23.4bn 2022 budget

November 16, 2021 Ayoni M. Agbabiaka 0

Ministry of Mines and Steel Development has proposed a N23.4 billion budget for the 2022 fiscal year. This budget is slightly lower than N24.4 billion budgeted in 2021. Minister of Mines and Steel Development Arc Olamilekan Adegbite stated this while defending the budget proposal at the National Assembly on Monday. He however, called for more fund allocation to the steel Read More