Lists of 17 Major Mineral Resources in Nigeria


Are you searching for the list of all available mineral resources that can be found in the precious land of our country Nigeria? Do you know that there are some major mineral resources that generate cool revenue to the nation Nigeria of which you don’t know?

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Whatever the case may be, I believe that this is your search final bus stop, as this article is being constructed to answer your question.

Here in this article, you will firstly get to know what the term “Mineral Resources” means, after which you see the list of 17 major mineral resources in Nigeria that you need to know.

What is Mineral Resources

A mineral is a pure inorganic substance that occurs naturally in the earth’s crust. … Mineral resources are non-renewable and include metals (e.g. iron, copper, and aluminum), and non-metals (e.g. salt, gypsum, clay, sand, phosphates). Minerals are valuable natural resources being finite and non-renewable.

In the course of sharing mineral resources to nations, God makes it so well that he included Nigeria in the first 5 and that’s why Nigeria is so blessed with varieties of the mineral resources.

Lists of 17 Major Mineral Resources in Nigeria

1. Coal
2. Petroleum
3. Limestone
4. Tin
5. Gypsum
6. Lead
7. Kaolin
8. Uranium
9. Salt
10. Bitumen
11. Gold
12. Granite
13. Phosphate
14. Marble
15. Dolomite
16. Talc
17. Fedspar

Final Note

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Also, have it in mind that there are other resources in Nigeria that you need to know of which we are yet to list them here. But we will be adding them frequently.
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