Nigerian Mining Sector Brief 1 Nigerian Mining
mineral endowment 08. 2.1 coal 2.men bit 2.3 limestone appendix available geographical map of nigeria showing mineral occurrences. of mineral deposits. some companies hold multiple licences, for example, a company may hold a mining leaseestablishing solid mineral database for part of southwestern for example, the area has some of the largest deposits of marble in nigeria. figure mineral map draped over the geological map of study area. discussion more detailednigeria as a nation is blessed with abundant solid mineral resources distributed fairly in all the states of the federation according to reports by the geological survey of nigeria agency, nigeria has some known major mineral deposits distributed in locations across the country and offers considerable attraction for investors.
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may 12, 2000 nigeria only recently started comprehensively mapping its solid mineral deposits and drafting regulations to attract investors, reported the african mining monitor feb 14. while the development of the sector may be a foreseeable possibility, the relatively meager revenues will likely only create further disputes over the distributions of wealth.