The Federal Government on Tuesday carried out the groundbreaking ceremony of the Gold Processing Cluster, located in Mopa, Mopamuro council area of Kogi State. The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Oluwatoyin Akinlade, who led the Federal Government team for the event, said the projects is part of the FG efforts to refocus the economy from oil depended.
Dr. Akinlade said the Gold Processing Cluster will also cater for other gem stones and solid mineral mining activities in the north central of the country. “The Ministry of Mines and Steel Development has commenced the implementation of programmes aimed at establishing and accelerating mineral value chain activities through the development of a mineral mining cluster in each of the six geopolitical zones…
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