Mining Sector in Nigeria. 9. Commodity distribution. 10. Geology of Nigeria. 11. Commodity distribution per state. 12. Location of deposits of strategic minerals.
Sep 12, 2012 . Nigeria with a total population of 170123740 as of July 2012 is located in Western Africa, bordering the Gulf of Guinea, between Benin and.
The metallic mineral resources of Nigeria have not been fully appraised due to lack of sufficient studies and technology. Previous works identified a number of.
Nigeria is endowed with abundant mineral resources including gold, iron, lead, zinc, rare metals (SnNbTa), coal and gemstones which could be harnessed for.
The commercial value of Nigeria's solid minerals has been estimated to run into hundreds of trillions of dollars. It has also been estimated that Nigeria loses.