Text of Press Conference Address by Y. Z. Ya’u, Executive Director, CITAD on Tuesday, 20th August 2019 at CITAD’s Office, Kano

Introduction Gentle men of the press, I welcome you to this press conference on an important issue that has serious security implications for the country which is the continued closure of mines and banning of all mining activities in Kebbi State.   The Issues CITAD has undertaken a research on mining in Kebbi State. As…