Association calls for caution in visa issuance to foreign investors



Alhaji Sani Shehu, President, Miners Association of Nigeria, has advised the Federal Government to put adequate measures on ground to identify genuine foreign mining investors before issuing them visas.

Shehu gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency if Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Abuja,

He said some foreign miners did not have the intention of mining but to promote illegality.

He said now that the Federal Government had ordered that foreign investors should be given visas within two days, the pronouncement  would make lots of them to disguise into the country as investors, especially as miners.

” The Acting President, Prof. Osinbajo’s initiative  that visa should be issued to foreign investors within two days was a good development and it is a practical demonstration to attract foreign investors.

“But adequate measures must be put in place before…

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