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Nigeria completes mining license review, to publish results next week -minister

February 8, 2016/Reuters Nigeria has completed a review of its mining licenses and will publish the results next week, the mines minister said on Monday, adding that those who did not comply faced having their licenses revoked. Kayode Fayemi, the minister of solid mineral development, told Reuters that an amnesty […]

Forte Oil Joins United Nations Global Compact Corporate Responsibility Initiative

February 8, 2016/Forte Oil Nigeria’s premier integrated energy solutions provider has been listed as a participation of the United Nation Global Compact, the world’s largest corporate social responsibility initiative with over 8,000 companies and 4,000 non-business participants in 135 countries that are committed to the advancement of global Sustainable Development […]

Zambia Prepares to Host AfDB’s 2016 Annual Meetings

February 8, 2016/AfDB The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Government of Zambia have signed an aide-memoire on modalities for the organization of the Bank’s 2016 Annual Meetings scheduled to take place in Lusaka from May 23-27, 2016. The aide-memoire was signed on behalf of the Bank by its Acting […]