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Don Decries Illegal Mining in Ijesa

A Don, Professor Olu Odeyemi has called on the government to check the activities of illegal miners in Ijesaland. Professor Odeyemi made the call while speaking with Radio Nigeria in Ilesa. He said there should be training for miners by the government and ensure that permits are not given to quacks. Professor Odeyemi who lamented […]Continue Reading

27 Illegal Miners Arrested in Osun

In Osun State 27 illegal miners, comprising 17 Chinese nationals and 10 locals, including a local traditional chief have been arrested.  They were arrested following a coordinated sting operation around Ilesa and Ife axis of the State by the recently inaugurated Joint Task Force, JTF. Speaking on the development, the Deputy Chief of Staff to the […]Continue Reading