Mar 17, 2010· The Act vests control of all properties and minerals in Nigeria in the State and prohibits unauthorised exploration or exploitation of minerals. 1. All lands in which minerals have been found in commercial quantities shall from the commencement of the Act be acquired by the Federal Government in accordance with the Land Use Act.
(2) In this Act, the reference to minerals includes all the minerals as defined under section 259 of the Minerals and Mining Act but for the avoidance of doubt does not include- (a) coal as defined under section 2 of the Nigerian Coal Corporation Act;
Niger-Delta Development Commission (Establishment etc) Act. 2000 Act No 6. Laws of the Federation of Nigeria . An Act to provide for the repeal of the Oil, Mineral Producing Areas Commission Decree 1998, and among other things, establish a new Commission with a re-organised management and administrative structure for more effectiveness; and for the use of the sums received from the
Feb 05, 2021· This Act was established for the purposes of regulating all aspects of the exploration and exploitation of solid minerals in Nigeria. Some key provisions: Gives ownership of all mineral resources in Nigeria and in the Exclusive Economic Zone to the Federal Government for and on behalf of the people of Nigeria
May 29, 2020· NEITIs maiden report covered a 4-year (2007 to 2010) and showed that over 70 per cent of mining title holders in Nigerias solid mineral sector are inactive companies, causing Nigerias ...
treaty on mutual legal assitance in criminal matters between the government of the federal republic of nigeria and the government of the republic of south africa (ratification and enforcement) act TREATY TO ESTABLISH AFRICAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITY RELATING TO THE PAN-AFRICAN PARLIAMENT
Taxation of Solid Mineral Mining in Nigeria. Perisuo Dema. Related Papers. A RESEARCH PAPER ON THE FUTURE OF MINING AND EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRIES IN NIGERIA; CALL ON FOREIGN INVESTORS FOR INVESTMENTS IN NIGERIA. By Taiwo Tejumoluwa. CHAPTER THREE LEGAL FRAMEWORK FOR SOLID MINERALS EXPLOITATION IN NIGERIA.
minerals and mining (explosives) regulations, 2012 IN EXERCISE of the powers conferred on the Minister responsible for Mines by section 110 of the Minerals and Mining Act, (Act 703), 2006, these Regulations are made this day 20th of March, 2012.
Sep 04, 2020· OIL AND GAS POLICIES IN NIGERIA There are various laws regulating oil and gas in Nigeria. The principals among these laws are the 1999 Constitution of Nigeria (as amended) and the Petroleum Act, which vested ownership and control of oil found anywhere in Nigeria in the Federal Government. This includes oil located within any land 
A 486 2007 No. 20 Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act Functions of the Minister. metres of a railway, or which isthe site of, or within fifty metres of, any government or public building, reservoir, dam or public road; (d) that is subject to the provisions of the National Commission for Museums and Monuments Act
An Act to Repeal the Minerals and Mining Act, No. 34 of 1999 and Re-enact the Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act, 2007 for the purposes of Regulating all Aspects of the Exploration and Exploitation of Solid Minerals in Nigeria; and for Related Purposes.
The mining of minerals in Nigeria accounts for only 0.3% of its gross domestic product, due to the influence of its vast oil resources. The domestic mining industry is underdeveloped, leading to Nigeria having to import minerals that it could produce domestically, such as salt or iron ore.Rights to ownership of mineral resources is held by the Federal government of Nigeria, which grants titles ...
British Mineral Rights in Nigeria Explorations and geological surveys of the mineral resources formed an integral part of the British colonial economic policy in Nigeria. Prior to the 1914 Mineral Ordinance, legal guidelines under which mining companies could operate in a
1950, the Gold and Diamond Trading Act, the Explosives Act of 1964, the Tin Act No. 25 of 1967, and the Quarries Act and Allied Regulations of 1969. In 1971 the government polic y on minerals and ...
An Act to provide for the exploration of petroleum from the territorial waters and the continental shelf of Nigeria and to vest the ownership of, and all on-shore and off-shore revenue from petroleum resources derivable therefrom in the Federal Government and for all other matters incidental thereto. [27th November, 1969] [Commencement.] 1.
Feb 12, 2017· Laws & Guidelines Regulating Solid Mineral Industry in Nigeria You need to know about Nigerian minerals and mining regulations 2011, mining regulations in Nigeria, Nigerian minerals and mining act 2007, national minerals and metals policy 2008 Nigeria, mines and minerals act 2014, history of mining in Nigeria, problems of mining in Nigeria.
Dec 06, 2007· - Nigeria totally missed the mining investment funds that poured into Africa in the 1990s. 2 . THE MINERALS AND MINING ACT 1999 Failed to address security of tenure issues Gave broad discretionary powers to the Minister on matters relating to mineral titles
MINING IN NIGERIA THE NIGERIAN MINERALS AND MINING ACT, 2007 For long, West Africa has been a destination of choice for mining executives the world over, with countries like Burkina Faso, Ghana, Ivory Coast and Niger being actively explored and mined. N ow, Africas most populous nation, Nigeria,
Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act, 2007. Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act, 2007. An Act to Repeal the Minerals and Mining Act, No. 34 of 1999 and Re-enact the Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act, 2007 for the purposes of Regulating all Aspects of the Exploration and Exploitation of Solid Minerals in Nigeria; and for Related Purposes.
Mining industry of Nigeria - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Mining law is codified in the Federal Minerals and Mining Act of 1999. Historically, Nigeria's mining industry was monopolized by state-owned public corporations.
Environmental Impact Assessment Act, No. 86 1992 ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS PART I General principles of environmental impact assessment 1. Goals and objectives of environmental impact assessment. 2. Restriction on public or private project without prior consideration of the environmental impact. 3.
Mar 29, 2007· Legislation on-line The House of Representatives, National Assembly, Nigeria PDF of Act (consulted on 2011-08-24) Abstract/Citation: Chapter 1 - Minerals, Prospecting, Mining and Quarrying Chapter 2 - Small Scale Mining Chapter 3 - Possession and Purchase of Minerals Chapter 4 - Environmental Considerations and Rights of Host Communities ...
The Mining and Minerals Act (2007) defines the Nigerian Mining Cadastral Office (MCO) as an autonomous body administering mining titles with integrity and in a transparent manner on a "first come, first served" basis.
As a nation, Nigeria has enacted so many Laws and Acts, some of which dated back to the colonial period. Laws relating to exploration and exploitation of Nigerias rich mineral deposits abound but these laws are mostly held in breach and stipulated penalties for contravention are never enforced by the relevant agencies.
Nigerian Minerals and Mining Regulations 2011 (the Regulations) which is intended to establish a more coordinated and accountable solid minerals sector in the country and to stamp out the discretionary grant of mineral titles. The Regulations were issued for the purpose of setting out the rules, procedures and processes for the
An Overview Of The Nigerian Minerals And Mining Act 2007 - 17 Mar 2010 - Nigeria - Energy and Natural Resources - An Overview Of The Nigerian Minerals And Mining Act 2007 ... Through Law 31/11, of September 21st, 2011, ...
An Act to repeal the Minerals and Mining Act, No. 34 of 1999 and re-enact the Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act 2007 for the purposes of regulating all aspects of the exploration and exploitation of solid minerals in Nigeria; and for related purposes.
The Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act 2007 (the Act) was passed into law on March 16, 2007 to repeal the Minerals and Mining Act, No. 34 of 1999 for the purposes of regulating the exploration and exploitation of solid materials in Nigeria. This paper reviews the critical aspects of the Act. 1.
Feb 05, 2021· This Act was established for the purposes of regulating all aspects of the exploration and exploitation of solid minerals in Nigeria.
Welcome to the Integrated Automation and Interactive Solid Minerals Portal (IAISMP), the GO-TO portal for real time information on Mining Sector in Nigeria. Office:No. 2, Luanda Crescent, off Adetokunbo Ademola Crescent, Wuse II, Abuja, F.C.T., Nigeria. Call Us: +234 9 523 9064
Aug 15, 2017· The Minister, in exercise of powers provided in Section 4 of the Nigeria Minerals and Mining Act 2007, also declared a special mining zone over the lead/zinc in Kampala Zurak, directing the immediate stoppage of all mining activities in the area with the exception of duly licensed miners confirmed by the Mining Cadastre Office.
The principal legislation governing the mining sector is the Minerals and Mining Act of 2007 ably supported by the Minerals and Mining regulations of 2011. Prior to the passage of the Act, the sector was largely neglected and unregulated. ... exploration and exploitation of mineral resources in Nigeria: (a) Reconnaissance Permit: This permit ...
EXPLOITATION and exploration of solid minerals are governed by The Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act 2007 ("the Act") which was passed into law on March 16, 2007 to repeal the Minerals and Mining ...
MINERAL OILS (SAFETY) REGULATIONS 1997 COMMENCEMENT: 1 OCTOBER 1997 In exercise of the powers conferred upon me by Section 9 of the Petroleum Act and of all other powers enabling me in that behalf, I, Chief Dan L. Etete, Minister of Petroleum Resources
Sep 21, 2020· Cross River State Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade, has called for the urgent review of the Solid Minerals Act of 2007, which places the exploration and exploitation of solid minerals
mineral resources, and for other purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. This Act may be cited as the Marine Mineral Resources Research Act of 1996. SEC. 2. RESEARCH PROGRAM. The Mining and Minerals Policy Act of 1970 (30 U.S.C ...
May 01, 2017· The Nigeria Mining Cadastre Office was established in 2007 with the responsibility of Administration and Management of Mineral Titles in Nigeria in accordance with section 5 (1) of the Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act, 2007.
This federal law prohibits all Act, 1990. The Mineral Regulations and Minerals (Safe Mining) Regulations made under it provision for the safe disposal of overburden and excessive tailing from mining operations, the primary focus is the protection of water and water resources. 12. The Criminal Code Act
Jan 22, 2002· Nigeria: Minerals And Mining Act 1999: the Need for a Review. 22 January 2002. This Day (Lagos) By Yahaya Maikori. Recently the Nigeria Minerals event 2001 was held in London to showcase the solid ...
NIGERIAN MINERALS AND ACT No. 20 of 2007 MINERALS AND MINING REGULATIONS, 2011 [13th Day of May 201 In exercise ofthc powers conferred upon me by virtue of section 21 ofthc Nigerian and Mining Act, No. 20 of 2007 and all other powers enabling me in that behalf,
The Minerals and Mining Act 2007, provides a suitable framework for the mining and exploration of minerals in Nigeria. The provisions of the Act in relation to the suspension and revocation of a mining licence are channeled towards ensuring that holders of mining licences/permits comply with the provisions of the Act and that holders do not ...
"Nigeria" includes the submarine areas beneath the territorial waters of Nigeria and submarine areas beneath any other waters which are or at any time shall in respect of mines and minerals become subject to the legislative competence of the National Assem- bly; "non-productive rents" means and includes the amount of any rent as to which there