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Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act 2007

Nigeria Minerals & Mining Act 2007; this Act concerns the rights in and management of mineral resources in Nigeria. It provides rules for exploration and exploitation of resources and for the protection of the environment. It also concerns possession of mining material, small-scale mining and the protection of interests of host communities, provides incentives for mining operations and defines offences.

Additional Info

Publication Year
2007
Language
English
Publishing Institution Webpage
https://portal.minesandsteel.gov.ng/
Data Source Classification
Government Publication
Research Type
Both
Research Methodology
Other
Thematic Tags
Political, Formalization, Governance, Economic, Government Revenue, Legal, Land Rights, Laws and Regulations, Licensing, Mineral Rights, Tax
Region
Sub-Saharan Africa
Country
Nigeria
Last Updated
June 25, 2021