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  • Enugu State – Explore Nigeria

    The name of the state derives from its capital city, Enugu. The word "Enugu" (from Enu Ugwu) means "the top of the hill". The first European settlers arrived in the area in 1909, led by a British mining engineer named Albert Kitson. In his quest for silver, he discovered coal in the Udi Ridge.

  • Ugwuanyi canvasses commencement of mining operations in ...

    Mar 23, 2019 · .Laments "Ghost investors" Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has appealed to the federal government to take effective measures to ensure the commencement of mining operations at the authorized locations in the state for proper harnessing of .

  • Coal mining in Enugu district, Nigeria | EJAtlas

    • Federal and Enugu State governments review the sale of lands in the mining communities and engage the community folks in dialogue on all matters concerning the sale and planned commencement of coal mining • Federal and Enugu State governments make public the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Chinese company – HTG-Pacific Energy ...

  • Ugwuanyi Canvasses Commencement Of Mining Operations In Enugu

    Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has appealed to the federal government to take effective measures to ensure the commencement of mining operations at the authorized locations in the state for proper harnessing of the inherent benefits of the mineral resources. Gov. Ugwuanyi who made the ...

  • Senator Ike Ekweremadu's Official Website

    Enugu State is not called "The Coal City State" for nothing; it was a rich coal mining town in 1912, and coals from its coal fields were exported via Port Harcourt to foreign countries. Coal was discovered in the Southeast Nigerian state in 1909 by a team of British geologists who facilitated the construction of a railroad linking Enugu to ...

  • MEMBERS - Enugu Coalition of Business and Professional ...

    It was an initiative of the leadership of the Enugu Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (ECCIMA), and based on the need to have a common platform for business and professional associations to articulate and pursue common business issues and agenda to improve the business environment in Enugu State. READ MORE

  • Ugwuanyi canvasses commencement of mining operations in ...

    Mar 23, 2019 · .Laments "Ghost investors" Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has appealed to the federal government to take effective measures to ensure the commencement of mining operations at the authorized locations in the state for proper harnessing of the inherent benefits of the mineral resources. Gov. Ugwuanyi who made the appeal when he hosted .

  • Enugu State – SEREDEC

    Enugu, usually referred to as Enugu State to distinguish it from the city of Enugu, is a state in southeastern Nigeria. Its capital is Enugu, from which the state – created in 1991 from part of the old Anambra State – derives its name. The principal cities in the state are Enugu, Agbani, Awgu, Udi, Oji-River, and Nsukka.

  • Location: History of Enugu State - Nigeria

    Oct 17, 2010 · Enugu is the capital of Enugu State in Nigeria.It is located in the southeastern area of Nigeria and is largely populated by members of the Igbo, an ethnic group in Nigeria.The city has a population of 722,664 according to the 2006 Nigerian census. The name Enugu is derived from the two Igbo words Enu and Ugwu meaning "top of the hill" or Hill top, denoting the city's hilly geography.