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Forget About Crude Oil: See The Mineral Resources That We Have In Plateau State(Photos)

1. Bauxite Bauxite is an aluminum ore and is the main source of aluminum. 2. Bismuth Bismuth is mostly used as an ingredient in pharmaceutical products. It is used to treat diarrhea and some other digestive problems and diseases. 3. Cassiterite Cassiterite is the principle ore of the metal tin. It is also used as a collectors mineral with the transparent forms being highly desired. Cassiterite is occasionally used as a minor gemstone, being faceted mostly for collectors. 4 . Clay Clay is a building material,

  2 years ago ago
Forget About Crude Oil: See The Mineral Resources That We Have In Plateau State(Photos)

BUSINESS

Nigeria Is Blessed: See Mineral Resources Lying Fallow In Katsina State.

The mineral sector in Nigeria has failed to meet public expectation of increasing economic growth and generating employment to the teaming unemployed youth. Presently, the sector contributes less than1% to the nation’s annual GDP. Nigeria is so much endowed yet so poor. In katsina State, billions of dollars worth of mineral resources are lying fallow which could be harnessed to reduce the poverty level in the State and in Nigeria as a whole. These mineral resources are: 1. Asbestos Asbestos is used for thermal

  2 years ago ago
Nigeria Is Blessed: See Mineral Resources Lying Fallow In Katsina State.