Webinar Recordings

BUILDING NIGERIA’S MINING INDUSTRY THROUGH DOWNSTREAM OPPORTUNITIES

BUILDING NIGERIA’S MINING INDUSTRY THROUGH DOWNSTREAM OPPORTUNITIES

Key discussion points included:
  • How Nigeria can improve investment into the sector through increased beneficiation opportunities
  • Developing Nigeria’s downstream/beneficiation mineral policy – status and next steps
  • The value-add greater beneficiation can deliver to the Nigerian economy through such initiatives – for both the local and international markets
  • Encouraging local transformation and boosting local market and job opportunities through local beneficiation
  • The need to develop energy minerals, particularly bitumen, coal and uranium for local use and power generation
  • Case studies – what is already: lessons learned and leaders to follow by example
  • Supporting a ‘Made in Nigeria for the world’ initiative
 

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Driving investment into Nigeria’s mining sector in a pandemic situation

Driving investment into Nigeria’s mining sector in a pandemic situation

Key discussion points included:
  • The status of the current Nigerian mining sector, including current revenue generation from existing investors
  • Unpacking Nigeria’s mineral potential
  • Strategic objectives to grow the country’s mining sector and retain its current investment
  • How this has evolved to deal with current constraints in a pandemic situation
  • Strategies to attract new investors; and
  • The Mining Act 2007 – key regulatory points and how it is positioned to drive investment
 

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Assessing Nigerian Mining against Global Best Practices

Assessing Nigerian Mining against Global Best Practices

Key discussion points will include:
  • Illegal activities in mining – current status and persistent challenges
  • Prevention of illegal mining activities for sustainable development
  • Current security challenges and suggestions to eradicate banditry and kidnapping in rural areas within or around mining sites
  • Gender equality
  • Child labour
  • Women in mining
  • Human trafficking

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