Engr Obadiah Simon Nkom

Director General

Nigeria Mining Cadastre Office

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Engr Obadiah Simon Nkom

Engr Obadiah Simon Nkom

Director General

Nigeria Mining Cadastre Office

Engr. Obadiah Simon Nkom was appointed the Director General of the Nigeria Mining Cadastre, an Agency under the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development in January, 2019.

He holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Mining Engineering from Federal University of Technology, Akure. He also has other qualifications, which include an MBA and PGD in Management from University of Maiduguri, HND in Mining Engineering from Kaduna Polytechnic, Certificates in Geo-database, Geographical Information System, both from Houston, USA, Spatial Data Handling, Netherlands, Public Administration, Maiduguri, Mining and Metallurgy, MINETEC, Japan. He obtained a certificate in Japanese Language. 

He is currently the 30th President of the Nigerian Mining and Geosciences Society (NMGS) and also a fellow and member of the following professional bodies; Nigerian Mining and Geosciences Society (FNMGS), Nigerian Society of Engineers (FNSE), Nigerian Society of Mining Engineers (FNSME), Geoinformation Society of Nigeria (FGEOSON), Council of Mining Engineers and Geoscientists (COMEG) and Council of Registered Engineers (COREN). 

Engr Obadiah Simon Nkom