Wednesday, February 21, 2024

List Of Mineral Resources Found In Kogi state

Kogi state is the richest state in Nigeria in terms of Natural Mineral resources.

Kogi state boasts of over 44 different types of minerals most of which are in commercial quantities.

Some mineral resources found in Kogi in commercial quantity includes;

  • Crude oil
  • Iron ore
  • Gold
  • Coal
  • Bitumen
  • Gemstones
  • Cassiterite
  • Tantalite
  • Columbite.
  • Limestone
  • Marble
  • Clay
  • Mica
  • Feldspar
  • Dolomite
  • Silica
  • Sand
  • Gypsum

Large scale Manufacturing companies in Kogi state

  • Dangote Cement company, Obajana.
  • Ajaokuta Iron Steel company.
  • BN ceramic tiles company, Ajaokuta.
  • Royal Ceramic tiles company, Ajaokuta.
Ajaokuta Steel Company.