Mining Development Council Urges FG To Finish Ajaokuta Steel Coy
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The federal government should continue work on the Ajaokuta Steel Complex and the National Iron-Ore Mining Company, Itakpe, the National Council for Mining and Mineral Resources Development has advised.

This came in a communique at the end of the council’s meeting held recently in Kaduna.

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According to the communique released on Tuesday in Abuja, it urged the government to “continue with its current efforts to ensure that Ajaokuta Steel Company Limited and the National Iron Ore Mining Company plants are completed and made operational.

“Investment funding should be made available at single digit interest for companies interested in developing small-scale production of minerals and metals raw materials, and for aggressive industry cluster development.”