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Published by Onaivi Printing & Pub. Co. in Keffi, Nasarawa State, Nigeria .
Written in English


  • Mines and mineral resources -- Nigeria -- Nasarawa State

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Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by N. Obaje ... [et al.].
ContributionsObaje, Nuhu George.
LC ClassificationsTN119.N54 M36 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 48 p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23873218M
ISBN 109782056669
LC Control Number2009286513

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  Contains details on the geological units of Nigeria and the associated mineral resources. The book is divided into three parts. Part 1 discusses the geology of the crystalline rocks and their regional distribution while the sedimentary basins constitute the subject of Part 2. Part 3 takes the mineral resources of Nigeria one on one, their geological environment, mode of occurrence, localities 5/5(1). Nasarawa State, Nigeria, Home of Solid Minerals. Ministry of Works, Housing & Transport Ministry of Works Functions. 1. The Ministry of works and Transport was created during the colonial era. 3Department of Chemistry, Nasarawa State University, Keffi, Nigeria *Author for Correspondence ABSTRACT Geochemical studies of mineral bearing ores from selected mining sites in Nasarawa-Eggon and Udege Beki areas of Nasarawa State, Nigeria using X-ray Fluorescence (XRF) method and magnetic/gravity beneficiation technique was carried Size: KB. The study area which is part of Nasarawa State, North Central Nigeria is bounded by Longitude °E – °E and Latitude °N – °N with an estimated total area of 18, km State is accessed by road through Kaduna–Plateau State, Taraba–Benue States and Kogi State – Abuja road ().The State is blessed with abundant mineral resources and for this reason it is tagged Cited by: 1.

Nasarawa is a Local Government Area in Nasarawa State, headquarters are in the town of Nasarawa. It has an area of 5, km² and a population of , at the census. The postal code of the area is Country: Nigeria. Nasarawa state (Obaje et al., ).Despite the a bundant mineral resource of the state, the poor knowledge of the geology of the stat e couple with low technical capacity to properly asses the r. The dominant religions in Nasarawa State are Islam and Christianity. The state is also home to a number of traditional religion practitioners. As at census Nasarawa state had a population of 2,, Mineral Resources: Salt, Bauxite, Barytes, Sharp Sand, . First published in , authored by J.D. Dana, the Manual of Mineral Science now enters its 23rd edition. This new edition continues in the footsteps or its predecessors as the standard textbook in Mineralogy/Mineral Science/Earth Materials/Rocks and Minerals courses. This new edition contains 22 chapters, instead of 14 as in the prior edition/5(89).

Geology and Mineral Resources of Nigeria Development Options for Economic Growth and Social Transformation. 2 nd Inaugural Lecture Presented at Nasarawa State University A mineral survey of the. This book provides a detailed description of Nigeria’s geology and mineral resources with the aim of promoting sustainable economic development of Nigeria’s mineral and petroleum sectors. The book is divided into three parts. content_business – Mining of industrial minerals; bitumen etc. xi. Exploitation of coal with a known reserve of ,, tonnes in Enugu, Kogi and Adamawa States.. to occur in Nasarawa, Gombe and Kogi States as well as the Federal Capital Territory.»More detailed/5(4K). ASSESSMENT OF MINERAL ELEMENTS AND MICROBIAL QUALITIES OF BOREHOLE WATER IN SOUTHERN NASARAWA STATE, NIGERIA B. W. Tukura1*, I. Ibrahim2 and E. U. Onche3 1Department of Chemistry, Nasarawa State University, Keffi, Nigeria 2Department of Chemistry, Plateau State University, Bokkos, Plateau State, NigeriaFile Size: KB.