Mining & Metals

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Mining & Metals

Mining in Nigeria is a vital aspect of diversifying the Nigerian economy. As with agriculture, the extractive industry is once again receiving the attention of the government.

We provide legal advisory services on the procurement of licenses and permits for mineral exploration, development and extraction, investment in mining activity, mining-related tax issues, project finance options, operational issues, project documentation and regulatory compliance.

We are well versed in mining policies, as well as mining rules and regulations. As such, we advise on matters concerning the mining and production of other minerals and metals


Mining – The New Nigerian Frontier

For many decades, crude oil has been the primary source of Nigeria’s wealth and indeed the mainstay of the Nigerian economy. The inherent dependency risk in this trend has been heightened by the steady fall in demand and oil prices since June 2014.
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