Exploration of Bitumen to Begin in Ondo State, Others Soon


The Minister of Solid Minerals, Dr. Kayode Fayemi has revealed that Bitumen exploration activities would soon kick-off in Ondo State, Ogun and other parts of the country.

Fayemi revealed this after he was conferred with an honorary doctorate degree in Public Administration at the 5th Convocation of Achievers University, Owo.

The minister said that plans were underway to begin exploration in Ondo, Ogun and other parts of the country.

Fayemi said he was happy to be recognised with the award of honorary doctorate degree by the university.

“I am delighted with the honorary recognition.

“I commend the work that has started here; it is soon going to be a recognisable school among its peers,” he said.