Nigeria is the largest economy in Africa with US$478 2 billion and one of the fastest growing economies in the world with a long-term average growth of 7.7%.
In March 2016, the Roadmap for the Development of the Solid Minerals Sector was launched and following the inaugural iPAD Nigeria Mining Forum in 2015, recommendations were given to Government and the private sector. You can view those recommendations online here.
This year’s opening keynote will explore the new paradigm in natural resource management. In this session, the Nigerian Government’s vision and strategy for the sector will be discussed as well as key learning’s from leading figures in African mining.
Keynote speakers include