How can Nigeria maximise its mining potential?
The Nigerian government has suspended mining in Zamfara State in its north-western region due to security challenges. Officially granite was the most mined resource in Zamfara for 2018.
Assessing Nigeria's security strategy as foreign miners are given 48hrs to leave Zamfara
Nigeria's government has given foreign miners a 48-hour ultimatum to vacate all mining sites in Zamfara State, due to a breakdown of security. Dennis Amachree, CEO of Zoomlens Security Solutions joins CNBC Africa to assess Nigeria's security strategy.
Senator Marafa blows hot over APC primaries
Senator Kabiru Marafa-led faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara State has called on party members and aspirants loyal to his camp to get set for direct primaries to conduct elections to produce National Assembly, governorship, and State House of Assembly candidates ahead of 2019 general elections.