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What We Do


Headquartered in Abuja Nigeria, Nasaman own and operate multiple concessions across Nigeria. Our portfolio includes a diverse range of natural resources, including Gold, Iron Ore, Coal, Tantalite, Bauxite, Cassiterite, Precious and Semi Precious Stones. As a privately owned company Nasaman is focused on the sustainable development of the regions in which we operate, we are committed to providing extensive employment opportunities in the local community.

Our Goal


Nasaman are regularly appraising mining opportunities throughout Nigeria and across Africa. Our goal is to grow into a multi-national mining corporation. Our aim is to deliver strong production and cost performance, which will allow further investment in other regions. Nasaman is currently assessing multiple assets both pre and post-production with a view to them being added to our existing high quality portfolio.



Nasaman Board Biographies

Prince Mamman Nasir Ali - Chairman

A graduate of public relations with over 10 years experience in energy trading, commodity trading and banking. Having held Board and Senior management positions in multiple organizations including Nasaman Oil Services Ltd and Sunstorm Trading Nigeria Ltd, he has played a pivotal role in the downstream petroleum industry on behalf of the government of Nigeria. He is a founding partner of the Nasaman Group and directly coordinates both its trading and mining operations. He also has extensive experience in strategy development, policy formulation and execution whilst also managing relationships with the Federal Government, relevant ministries and para-statals.

Alhaji Ahmed Shehu Yar’Adua - Executive Director (Foreign Relations)

With a degree in International Business and an extensive network of contacts both in Nigeria and abroad, Ahmed has played a key role in securing Nasaman a number of external partners, as well as securing assets in Nigeria. He also has a strong background in Agri-business as well as holding multiple company directorships.

Alhaji Musa Idakwo - Executive Director (Protocol and Logistics)

Having extensive exposure to Nigeria’s political terrain and a wide network base, he has been instrumental in securing up to 40% of Nasaman’s local operation permits from the district heads. He also head’s up Nasaman’s security and logistics operations, ensuring a safe and prompt entry for foreign investors into Nigeria.

Roger Tyler - Exploration Manager

A British geologist, who after  25 years working experience in Africa, is now Exporation Manager for Nasaman.  He has an Honours degree in Mining Geology from the Royal School of Mines and a Master of Engineering in Mineral Resource Estimation from Witwatersrand University. Roger worked for 15 years as a geologist in various African countries and later as a Senior Resource Analyst for Anglo American Corporation. Most recently however, he was Anvil Mining’s DRC exploration manager and led the programme which resulted in the development of the new Kinsevere mine.  Roger is Nasaman's Exploration Manager leading Nasaman's team of 4 Junior Geologists and our Senior Exploration Geologist. 

Saidi Naumanga - Senior Geologist

Saidi has 35 years field experience throughout Africa. His exploration work for international mining companies has taken him to the DRC, the Gabon, Tanzania and Liberia.