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NSCDC impounds 20 trucks of coal in Kogi

Jan 08, 2020By Boluwaji Obahopo – Lokoja. The Kogi State Command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, has impounded 20 trucks loaded with coal over non-payment of

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Energy Businesses – Oil and Gas Limited

The location of our mining sites are strategically positioned at Ika in Ankpa LGA, Kogi State and Lafia in Nassarawa State respectively, where the largest deposits of coal are deposited and this factor has strengthened our strategy to meet our Client'(s) specifications and consumption rate.

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PUBLIC DISPLAY EXERCISE ON THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT

Aug 13, 2018FEDERAL MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT PUBLIC NOTICE PUBLIC DISPLAY EXERCISE ON THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT (EIA) OF THE PROPOSED COAL MINE DEVELOPMENT IN DEKINA LGA, KOGI STATE BY BOGI COAL MINES LIMITED In accordance with the provisions of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Act Cap E12LFN2004, which makes it mandatory for proponents of

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Mining Companies, Solid Minerals in Kogi State

List of Nigerian businesses and organisation related to Mining Companies in Kogi state. Nigeria Directory plans to list all Nigerian businesses and organisations. New entries are being added daily.

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Where community in kogi state can talc be found

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Urgent Need for a Shift From Coal Mining in Nigeria

May 26, 2020It is therefore clear that Dangote is mining coal illegally in Kogi State. We would like to urge the Federal Ministry of Environment of Nigeria to immediately carry out an environmental audit of all the coal mining sites in Nigeria. Furthermore, we would like to urge the Federal Government of Nigeria to immediately investigate and correct the

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SOLID MINERALS:NIGERIA'S TWO MOST WELL ENDOWED STATES

Apr 10, 2010Kogi state alone has deposits of a total of 29 MINERAL RESOURCES available in commercial quantities.These include coal,dolomite,feldspar,bauxite,iron ore,tar,limestone,gold etc. Each of the 21 LGAs in the state has deposits of at least 2 minerals. One of the coal-rich areas is the Okaba district of Ankpa LGA which alone holds reserves of 99

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Minerals And Mining Policies In Nigeria: Implications On

State and Nasarawa State are the most endowed across the entire country. Kogi state alone has deposits of a total of 29 mineral resources available in commercial quantities. These include coal, dolomite, feldspar, bauxite, iron ore, tar, limestone, gold etc. Each of the 21 LGAs in the state has deposits of at least 2

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INVESTIGATION: Despite 36 mining licences, 10,000MW coal

Dec 24, 2019Daily Trust during the investigation, obtained coal mineral titles for Kogi, Benue and Nasarawa states from the Federal Ministry of Mines and Steel Development. An analysis of the data showed that majority of the firms, numbering 21, have licence to mine coal in Kogi State; five other companies operate in Benue while two others operate in

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Land For sale in Kogi

Land in Dekina, Kogi state with coal mining license for lease ₦ 50,000,000. Updated 26 Nov 2020, Added 29 Oct 2020 PID: 4DZCY. FOR SALE: Land (licensed for coal mining) for lease in Dekina Area of Kogi state. The lice.. Read more. beds baths Toilets. 1. RESIDENTIAL LAND LAND FOR SALE

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Firm to invest $6bn in electricity generation

Ezuma, who was represented by Executive Director, Corporate Services, Ambassador Joseph Ayalogu, said the 1,200MW would be generated from coal, which the company is already mining in Kogi State.

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Dangote Vows To Make $160m Coal Mines In Kogi Operational

Aug 05, 2016SAN FRANCISCO, August 05, (THEWILL) – Chairman of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has declared that the two coal mines in the Ankpa area of Kogi State, into which his company has invested $160m, will become operational within 30 days. The business

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Assessment of Level of Radioactivity Exposure Around Coal

Jan 01, 2014The actual coal mining site is at Odagbo, on the o utskirts of Okaba. Okaba district lies some 16k m NE of Ankpa town, headquarters of Ankpa Local Gov ernment Area, Kogi State (Figure 1).

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What is the true cost of coal mining in Nigeria

The Okobo community of Kogi State, Nigeria, is currently dealing with both the negative and positive effects of having a coal mining company, the ETA Zuma Group, in its backyard. Another community in the same state, the Itobe settlement, is about to see coal mining operations by the same company commence on its own land.

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Nigeria: Lawmakers Decry Water Pollution, Health Hazard in

Sep 17, 2021The House of Representatives has decried the attendant health hazards and implications arising from the activities of the mining companies in Awo, Olukwu, Okobo and Onupi communities in Kogi State.

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ENERGY DEPARTMENT

The Energy Department is a fusion of two older Departments; the Electric Power Department and the Oil and Gas Department; as approved by the National Council on Privatisation and implemented in January 2018. Since both departments had to do with energy, it was thought expedient to have them collapsed into a single department. Recently incorporated []

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Rich in mineral resources, filled with tales of woes

May 10, 2021"The activities of coal mining has impacted the people of Kogi State, there was a time youths of the mining communities went and shut down the mining companies, insisting that until they sit

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A shift from coal mining is urgently needed to protect the

The report showed that coal was being mined in Kogi and Gombe State. The mining activities has led to extensive environmental degradation including the contamination of air, water and soil which continue to negatively affect the health of local communities.

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Nigeria: The magic of smokeless coal

Jan 02, 2019Enter smokeless coal. Speaking to The Nation in her office, the chairman of Kogi State Mineral Resources and Environmental Management Committee (MIREMCO), Hajia Hassiat Suleiman, explained that though mining and mineral resources are on the exclusive list

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A shift from coal mining is urgently needed to protect the

May 25, 2020Lagos, Nigeria - A study commissioned by the international movement, 350 has shown that coal mining in Nigeria's Kogi and Gombe states has led to extensive environmental degradation including the contamination of air, water and soil which continue to negatively affect the health of local communities. The coal miners fingered in the study are Aliko Dangote's Dangote Cement,

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Nigeria: coal mining firm claims stake in electricity

Mar 07, 2017Contained in the statement, Ezuma explained that the 1,200MW would be generated from coal, which the company is already mining in the Kogi State. According to media, Ezuma stated that the company had acquired an additional licence from the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Agency to

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mining companies in kogi state nigeria;, Dangote Cement To Start Mining Coal In Kogi State Our coal mining initiative will benefit both the company and the. Get Price. ETA. News Media Eta-Zuma Group is developing an on-grid coal power plant in Itobe, Kogi state, with 1,200mw installed

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#AfrikaVuka

Sep 29, 2020The COAL FREE NIGERIA Campaign was influenced by a report commissioned by 350 in 2019 on the status of coal mining in Nigeria. The report showed that coal mining in Kogi, Benue and Gombe states has led to extensive environmental degradation including the contamination of air, water and soil with severe effects on the health of local

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INVESTIGATION: Inside Kogi Communities Where Poverty Bites

Aug 11, 2020INVESTIGATION: Inside Kogi Communities Where Poverty Bites Harder, Despite Dangote Mining Activities. NEWS DIGEST – For residents in Awoakpali and Onupi communities of Ankpa Local Government Area of Kogi State, the joy of having industrial activities going on in their locality is non-existent. Ankpa Local Government. In this part of Kogi state where Dangote mining sites are located, there

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The Okobo community of Kogi State, Nigeria, is currently dealing with both the negative and positive effects of having a coal mining company, the ETA Zuma Group, in its backyard. Another community in the same state, the Itobe settlement, is about to see coal mining . Get Price

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Etazuma Mining – and Industry Limited

400MW gas-fired power plant Development- Egbema, Imo State, Nigeria by Zuma Energy Nigeria Limited. 300MW 4 Coal-fired Plant Development – Itobe, Kogi State Nigeria- by Zuma Energy Nigeria Limited; 4 30 MW by Zuma energy Embedded Power Plant- Jos, Plateau, Nigeria.

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Power: The Problem With Coal

Feb 27, 2017In 2011, Okobo coal mine field in Kogi State became operational. Coal can be used to provide energy to drive economic growth. However, coal to power generation has huge challenges because coal has the highest carbon content among all fossil fuels. Coal mining and combustion causes a massive emission of greenhouse gases.

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Mining Engineer [Coal]

Location: Kogi State. Salary: Negotiable. Key Responsibilities: Conduct research to determine location and methods of coal extraction in consideration of major factors such as safety, operational costs, deposit characteristics, overburden depth and surrounding strata.

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Rep. Halims Demands Strict Compliance Of Community Devt

Sep 17, 2021DO YOU WISH TO ADVERTISE YOUR BUSINESS, EVENTS ETC. ON THIS SITE, OR DO YOU NEED A WEBSITE OR BLOG, CALL: 09030212348 OR 09028223718 TO GET IT. By A. M. Nasiru. The member representing Ankpa federal constituency at the House of Representatives, Rep. Abdullahi Ibrahim Halims has moved a motion on the urgent need to []

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Dangote To Begin Coal Mining In Kogi State This November The Dangote Cement Plc, a subsidiary of the Dangote Group, discloses its plan to start mining coal at Ankpa, Kogi State, in November. The company said that due to acute gas shortage in the country, following disruptions of supply by militants in the Niger Delta region, it had switched its

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Enugu: Once upon the Coal Camp

In Kogi State where we had Okaba Coal mines, which was part of Nigeria Coal Corporation, the houses there were sold to those occupying them. Why they have chosen to sell this place without

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