List of Solid Minerals in Nasarawa State

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Solid Minerals in Nasarawa State

S/N

LGA / Locality

Minerals

1

Akwanga

Cassiterite, Clay, Columbite, Mica, Grannite, Limenite

2

Awe (Azara, Wuse, Aloshi)

Baryte, Clay, Galena, Salt, Limestone

3

Doma

Clay, Silica sand

4

Keana

Baryte, Galena, Salt, Zinc, Lead, Limestone.

5

Karu(Panda)

Clay, Glass sand, Granite, Tantalite, Mica

6

Keffi(Ungwar Doka, Tudun Jenjela)

Clay, Tale, Gemstone(Tourmaline, Aquamarine, Sapphire)

7

Kokona(Bakin-Aini, Rafin Gabas)

Mica, Chalcopyrite, Gemstone (Tourmaline and Aquamarine)

8

Lafia (Shabu)

Clay, Silica sand, Gemstone (Topaz

9

Nassarwa Eggon (Wana, Alogani, Mada station, Ungwar Gyawa)

Quartz, Mica, Granite, Gemstone (Emerald, Aquamarine, Heliodor, Topaz, Amethyst)

10

Obi

Baryte, Clay Coal

11

Nassarawa(Udege-mbeki)

Cassiterite, Clay, Columbite, Tantalite

12

Toto (Ugya)

Marble, Iron ore, Mica

13

Wamba( Randa, Gongon)

Cassiterite, Tantalite, Granite, Columbite, limonite, Aquamarine