‘Osun’s first raw gold before end of the year' Vanguard

2014-6-30  OSOGBO—All is now set for the mining of the first gold in Ilesha, in the State of Osun as the Governor Rauf Aregbesola, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)

OSUN GOLD FIELDS: Suffering In The Midst Of Abundant

2015-8-1  OSUN State, like many others in the country, has potentials to be great, sadly, every successive administration has failed to harness the God-given resources,

Land degradation in gold mining communities of

Gold mining in Osun State has been well studied but little or none of these studies have selected many of the main settlements where mining has been taken place as the study area. The dimension of the land degradation in terms of the depths and areal extent are still poorly documented or

Tackling Illegal Gold Mining in Osun THISDAYLIVE

2019-7-21  Gold mining is supposedly a destructive venture, but when carried out with respect to the environment and with the benefits of the people in mind, it becomes a

PHOTO NEWS: Aregbesola Signs MoU With Australian

2014-6-30  Photos from the Signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Firm for Gold Mining in Ilesa, at Government House, Osogbo, State of Osun on Saturday 28

Mineral Prospecting Potentials Of Osun State.

Gold and silver are found to -be of economic quantity in Osun State. Hypothesis 2 (Gem Stones) Tourmaline, Aquamarine, Garnet, Stauroljte and Zircon, Rutile are found to be of economic quantity in Osun State. Hypothesis 3 (Metallic Minerals) Columbite, Iron-ore Cassiterite are found to be of economic quantity in Osun State.

The social and economic impacts of gold mining

2018-7-13  The social and economic impacts of gold mining 70 % of total expenditures by gold mining companies are on payments to suppliers, contractors and employees.

[PDF] Assessing the impacts of gold mining assessing the

Gold mining operations started in the Ilesa-West Local Government Area of Osun state Nigeria in early 1950s. Though official mining operation stopped in mid 1990s, illegal mining is still active in the area till today. Twelve (12) villages were selected for the study based on the high rate of mining activities. The villages are Mokuro, Oke-Ora, Okutu-Omo, Oko Ogboni, Alaba, Itagunmodi

Petrolia Resources Limited Expert Gold Mining Industry

Petrolia Resources Limited. Petrolia Resources Limited is an international mining company with operations in Osun state, Nigeria. Our core competence is mining and exploration of Gold, Nickel, Silver, Pink tourmaline, iron, lead, Zinc, coal and many other unique mineral resources.

‘Osun’s first raw gold before end of the year' Vanguard

2014-6-30  OSOGBO—All is now set for the mining of the first gold in Ilesha, in the State of Osun as the Governor Rauf Aregbesola, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)

Police rescue 2 Chinese miners kidnapped in Osun P.M.

2021-4-8  8th April, 2021. Nigeria Police. Osun State Police Command, on Thursday, said two Chinese miners kidnapped at a gold mining site on Monday, have been rescued. The Chinese miners were kidnapped at a gold mining site at Okepa/Itikan Village,

Land degradation in gold mining communities of Ijesaland

2015-3-14  Gold mining in Osun State has been well studied but little or none of these studies have selected many of the main settlements where mining has been taken place as the study area. The dimension of the land degradation in terms of the depths and areal extent are still poorly documented or undocumented. Again, the debate on the effects of mining

Gold Rush: Reps to probe illegal gold mining in Osun

2021-9-29  Gold Rush: Reps to probe illegal gold mining in Osun. The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate activities of illegal miners in Ilesha in Osun State. The resolution was sequel to a

Small Scale Gold Mining Activities on Mining Employees

2020-4-9  Small scale gold mining is a product of capital input, labour and the resultant productivity (Goumandakoye& Hilson, 2016). Higher labour inputs measured in terms of the amounts of time and the number of people participating in gold mining will indicate

The social and economic impacts of gold mining

2018-7-13  The social and economic impacts of gold mining 70 % of total expenditures by gold mining companies are on payments to suppliers, contractors and employees.

[PDF] Assessing the impacts of gold mining assessing the

Gold mining operations started in the Ilesa-West Local Government Area of Osun state Nigeria in early 1950s. Though official mining operation stopped in mid 1990s, illegal mining is still active in the area till today. Twelve (12) villages were selected for the study based on the high rate of mining activities. The villages are Mokuro, Oke-Ora, Okutu-Omo, Oko Ogboni, Alaba, Itagunmodi

Petrolia Resources Limited Expert Gold Mining Industry

Petrolia Resources Limited. Petrolia Resources Limited is an international mining company with operations in Osun state, Nigeria. Our core competence is mining and exploration of Gold, Nickel, Silver, Pink tourmaline, iron, lead, Zinc, coal and many other unique mineral resources.

Tackling illegal gold mining, others The Sun Nigeria

2020-6-19  Only recently, some Chinese were caught in Osun for illegal gold mining, which was said to have polluted the Osun River with poisonous metals, thereby making it unsafe for

Mining OSIPA Osun State Investment Promotion Agency

The State’s flagship project the Segilola Gold Project, led by Canada’s Thor Explorations, which holds an estimated 3m tonnes of gold at a grading of 4.2g per tonne has benefitted from these funds and is expected to start production by March 2020. • Availability of 17 mining properties and licences . 1. Three (3) mining licenses

Reps raise concern over illegal mining in Osun

2021-9-29  The Osun government in May 2020 announced the arrest of 27 persons for illegal mining of gold, and 17 of them were Chinese nationals. Speaking during the plenary session, Ayeni said illegal mining in the area has brought “untold hardship” to residents of

Police rescue 2 Chinese miners kidnapped in Osun P.M.

2021-4-8  8th April, 2021. Nigeria Police. Osun State Police Command, on Thursday, said two Chinese miners kidnapped at a gold mining site on Monday, have been rescued. The Chinese miners were kidnapped at a gold mining site at Okepa/Itikan Village,

Assessment of Heavy Metal Pollution in a Gold Mining

2019-2-1  The study was conducted in a gold mining site in Ilesha, Osun state. The site is located at Ijana of Atakunmosa west local government in Osun state. Mining site is on Latitude 7.573 °N and longitude 4.678 °E and the control site on Latitude 7.578 °N and longitude 4.679 °E. Soil and plant samples pre-treatment

Assessment and Evaluation of Enhanced Levels of

2019-9-20  2013). However, the gold mining activities in the Iperindo, Osun State has not been subjected to radiological investigation. As the residents of the gold mining environment may be exposed to radiation due to the presence of enhanced levels of NORM in the Earth’s crust derived from mining operations without

The social and economic impacts of gold mining

2018-7-13  The social and economic impacts of gold mining 70 % of total expenditures by gold mining companies are on payments to suppliers, contractors and employees.

Petrolia Resources Limited Expert Gold Mining Industry

Petrolia Resources Limited. Petrolia Resources Limited is an international mining company with operations in Osun state, Nigeria. Our core competence is mining and exploration of Gold, Nickel, Silver, Pink tourmaline, iron, lead, Zinc, coal and many other unique mineral resources.

Gold Rush: Reps to probe illegal gold mining in Osun

2021-9-29  Gold Rush: Reps to probe illegal gold mining in Osun. The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate activities of illegal miners in Ilesha in Osun State. The resolution was sequel to a

Osun To Begin Gold Mining Soon ­– Commissioner

2017-11-13  Osun To Begin Gold Mining Soon ­– Commissioner. Loading Osogbo Osun State Government has lamented that the inability of the government at the centre to focus on the exploration of solid mineral resources across the country was the cause of the mono-economy the country is facing. Bola Oyebamiji, the Commissioner for Finance, while

Mining OSIPA Osun State Investment Promotion Agency

The State’s flagship project the Segilola Gold Project, led by Canada’s Thor Explorations, which holds an estimated 3m tonnes of gold at a grading of 4.2g per tonne has benefitted from these funds and is expected to start production by March 2020. • Availability of 17 mining properties and licences . 1. Three (3) mining licenses

FG To Boost Gold Mining In Osun, Others Politics Nigeria

2019-2-6  FG To Boost Gold Mining In Osun, Others Politics Nairaland. THE Federal Government has struck a partnership with the Osun and Kebbi state governments to develop gold mining. The pilot scheme of the “Presidential Initiative to streamline gold mining for the benefit of the people, the artisans and the governments”, is soon to be launched.