Illegal mining sites closed in crackdown

EMEKA OKONKWO ABUJA, (CAJ News) – THE Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has closed some 27 illegal mining sites around the country. The corps’ Commandant, General Abdullahi Gana,...

DRC Mining Week expands to connected sectors

From JEAN KASSONGO in Kinshasa, DRC KINSHASA, (CAJ News) – THE award-winning Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Mining Week returns to Lubumbashi in June with a broadened focus to include the agricul...

Gold Fields emerges Ghana’s biggest taxpayer

From RUSSELL ADADEVOH in Accra, Ghana ACCRA, (CAJ News) – GOLD Fields Ghana reported it had been the West African ountry’s nation’s largest corporate taxpayer in 2016 after contributing GHS355 ...

Raging clashes displace thousands more in Nigeria

 AHMED OBAFEMI MAIDUGURI, (CAJ News) – MORE than 15 000 civilians have been displaced after operations by the Nigerian Army and attacks by armed groups northeast of the country in recent weeks....
Exports of the South African-built Ford Everest have commenced to markets in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), with the first consignment of vehicles ready to be shipped from the port of Durban destined for Kenya, Madagascar, Tanzania and Cameroon

Kenya buys first made-in-SA vehicle

PRETORIA –, THE initial batch of South African-built Ford Everest vehicles have been produced for export markets in Sub-Saharan Africa. The first vehicle is currently on its way to its new owne...

Australia helps Nigeria diversify economy via mining

EMEKA OKONKWO  ABUJA, (CAJ News) – THE Australian High Commission is complementing Nigeria’s plans to expand the West African country’s mining sector. In partnership with the Nigerian Ministry ...

Mining key to Nigeria economy diversification

EMEKA OKONKWO  ABUJA, (CAJ News) – THE diversification of the country’s economy will take centre stage at the Nigeria Mining Week, taking place in Abuja from October 25 to 28. Minister of Solid...

Urban developer expands Lagos housing project

OKORO CHINEDU  LAGOS, (CAJ News) – RENDEAVOUR, the urban land developer, has announced  the expansion of its project in the Lekki Free Trade Zone, providing more  development area for a mixed-u...

Delta projects receive huge financial boost

 AUGUSTINE OSAYANDE ABUJA, (CAJ News) – A CHINESE company has earmarked over US$30 million (N5,97 billion) for infrastructural development in Delta State. Officials from North China Constructio...