Ikeyi & Arifayan provides legal advisory, transaction support and regulatory services to clients operating, or those seeking to operate, in the mining industry. Amongst our clients are those that are in the process of investing in the mining and processing of bitumen and those that are already mining lead, zinc ore and other precious metals in some states in Nigeria.
Highlights of our experience
- Legal advisory, transaction support and regulatory services to a China-based global investment company, with global operations in power, oil and gas and mining, in its quest to invest in the mining and processing of bitumen in Nigeria. Services rendered include advising on the available opportunities and the procedure for obtaining relevant mineral titles and community and other consents required towards starting off operations at the mine location. We also advised on possible Government incentives for investors in the mining sector and helped to set up a local subsidiary for the company.
- Legal advisory transaction support and regulatory services to a mining consortium involved in the mining of precious metals in respect of all matters relating to its mining operations in one of the South Eastern States.