Month: June 2018

28 Jun by surelylifted

FACTS ABOUT LEAD ORE IN NIGERIA

Background: Rocks are the materials which the earth’s upper crusts are made of, they are composed of minerals. Minerals are naturally occurring elements like Gold, or a compound such as Iron Oxide. If a rock contains a mineral from which a metal can be extracted at a profit, it is call an Ore. For example, […]
5 Jun by surelylifted

LIMESTONE

Classified as one of the strategic mineral in Nigeria, Limestone is a rock with an enormous diversity of uses. The largest and purest deposits of limestone are found in the Southwest and Middle belt regions of the country. Limestone in the Southwest region of Nigeria has been estimated at 31 million tonnes. Most limestone mining […]
1 Jun by surelylifted

TIN ORE { CASSITERITE } EXPORT IN NIGERIA

An established and well managed solid minerals sub-sector will accelerate economic, social and political growth of Nigeria by provision of gainful employment and a rise in national income earnings far exceeding the petroleum sector. In addition, solid minerals will provide local raw materials for industries and bring vital infrastructure and wealth to rural areas. One […]