The Federal Government of Nigeria and the government of the United States are exploring areas of strategic partnership on mining development.
Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Mr Dele Alake described the United States as Nigeria’s longstanding ally and strategic partner for the nation’s mining sector development.
Alake said this yesterday in Abuja while receiving Charge d’Affairs, US Embassy, David Greene in his office.
Special Assistant on Media to the Minister, Segun Tomori made this known in a statement.
He said Alake lauded the United States’ commitment to fostering cooperation with Nigeria in diverse sectors of the economy, stating that it underscores the significance of the smooth bilateral relations between both countries.