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FG To Enact Law To Tackle Illegal Mining

Feb 12, 2020 Hit: 17 Written by 
FG To Enact Law To Tackle Illegal Mining

Federal government says it will soon enact a law to stop activities of illegal miners in Nigeria.

The minister of state, mines and steel development, doctor Uchechukwu Ogah who made this known while paying a courtesy visit to governor Dapo Abiodun, at governors officer, oke mosan, says the law when established will jail any illegal miner in the country.

Doctor Ogah, who described Ogun state as the number one revenue generation state in mines in the country calls for synergy between the federal government and the state government.

Governor Abiodun, in his response, promised that his administration will cooperate with the ministry and contribute its quota to develop the non-oil sector.

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