Local Iron Ore Mining In Kogi State

  • Resources Top 5: Which ASX iron ore stock is up 555 per ...

    Resources Top 5: Which ASX iron ore stock is up 555 per ...

    Dec 16, 2020 · Kogi Iron's Agbaja project on Nigeria's Agbaja plateau plays host to an extensive, shallow, flatlying channel deposit of per cent grade iron ore. The project has an estimated mineral resource of 205 million tonnes and is 200km from Nigeria's capital of Abuja.

  • Kidnappers killed while collecting ransom in Kogi ...

    Kidnappers killed while collecting ransom in Kogi ...

    Jun 30, 2021 · Operatives of the Kogi State Police Command have killed two kidnappers who were on the verge of collecting ransom in Abobo area of Okehi Local Government Area of the state. Onogwu Muhammed, the Chief Press Secretary to the Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, confirmed this in a statement on Tuesda

  • Mineral Resources In Nigeria Their Loions ...

    Mineral Resources In Nigeria Their Loions ...

    Dec 12, 2019 · 4) Iron Ore. Iron Ore is a mineral resource in Nigeria with its biggest deposit in Itakpe, Kogi State. The Mining and exploration of this mineral are majorly handled by the National Iron Ore Mining Company which was founded in 1979. According to, Nigeria's iron ore can generate 60 billion yearly for the country if utilized ...

  • coal mining in kogi state

    coal mining in kogi state

    Project Area: The proposed Okobo coal mining site is loed between longitude N07028' and latitude E07043' in Ankpa Local Government Area of Kogi State (Fig1). It is loed about 16km east of Ankpa town in Kogi State approximately 200km North of Enugu.

  • 121 Mining Investment

    121 Mining Investment

    Kogi Iron Website: Primary ticker: ASX:KFE Stage of development: Development Primary minerals: Iron Ore, Steel Project to promote: Agbaja Cast Steel Project Live financials. Kogi Iron Limited is a Perthbased listed company with the objective of becoming the first producer of cast steel billets to be sold to domestic manufacturers of steel products through the development of ...

  • About Us

    About Us

    It was designed to produce Iron and Liquid steel from (locally occurring raw materials strewn around Nigeria), the Iron Ore Mines at Itakpe, Kogi State being the most spectacular. ASCL is not just a Rolling Mill, but an Integrated Iron and Steel Plant. Ajaokuta Steel Plant has indeed four (4) rolling mills namely; The Billet Mill, the Light ...

  • Kogi Iron Nears Trial Mining Completion

    Kogi Iron Nears Trial Mining Completion

    Aug 20, 2020 · Kogi Iron is also evaluating the environmental and social benefits, as well as local business opportunities, from the planned ironore mine. The trial mining is helping to inform a feasibility study for the Agbaja project, which is allowing the company to do steel refining tests and work on its investment policy – comprising gas supply and ...

  • Map Of The Itakpe

    Map Of The Itakpe

    Jul 29, 2018 · The iron mines at Itakpe, were meant to produce iron ore for the steel mill at Ajaokuta. Iron is currently being mined at Itakpe (Kogi State), which is more or less at the center of the region of crystalline iron deposits. The purest deposits are found within and around that area. Not only that, there are still over 3 billion tonnes of iron ore ...

  • Kidnappers Killed While Collecting Ransom In Kogi Home ...

    Kidnappers Killed While Collecting Ransom In Kogi Home ...

    Jun 30, 2021 · The kidnappers, who came out from Abobo area behind Nigerian Iron Ore Mining Company, Itakpe, were ambushed by professional hunters in Okehi Local Government Area of Kogi State. During the operation, two of the three kidnappers were killed, one escaped into the bush with gunshot wounds and the captives were freed.

  • Kidnappers Shot Dead While Collecting Ransom In Kogi ...

    Kidnappers Shot Dead While Collecting Ransom In Kogi ...

    Jun 29, 2021 · "Following actionable intelligence report, professional hunters in Okehi local government area of the state ambushed the kidnappers who came out in Abobo area behind Nigerian Iron Ore Mining Company, Itakpe, to collect ransom demanded before the release of their victims. Read Also: No Tears for Nnamdi Kanu – By Farooq Kperogi

  • Overview

    Overview

    Kogi Iron Ore Project is loed on the plateau KotonKarfe and Onzo communities in Koton Karfe LGA of Kogi project site is about 2 km off form Lokoja – Abuja Highway and cover an area of about 98 Cadastral Units ( Km2) with exploration License EL20882.

  • PEOPLE, POPULATION AND RURALURBAN ...

    PEOPLE, POPULATION AND RURALURBAN ...

    Itakpe Iron Ore Mining Complex years, from 1,282,538 in 1963 to 2,099,046 in 1991. The spatial distribution of the population by local government area reveals that the first five local government areas which had the highest proportions of population in 1963 are also the same ones with the highest population figures in 1991, though not in ...

  • Project Overview | Kogi Iron Limited

    Project Overview | Kogi Iron Limited

    The Agbaja Project is loed on the Agbaja Plateau in Kogi State, Nigeria, approximately 200 kilometres from the capital city, Abuja. The Plateau hosts an extensive, shallow, flatlying channel iron deposit (CID) and Kogi Iron has determined a Probable Ore Reserve of 205 million tonnes at a grade of % iron (Fe), estimated in accordance with the JORC (2012) code.

  • (PDF) Isolation, Identifiion and Characterization of ...

    (PDF) Isolation, Identifiion and Characterization of ...

    Isolation, Identifiion and Characterization of Some Bacteria from Soil Samples of Agbaja Iron Ore Mining Site of Kogi State. John Odiba. Emmanuel Ekpa. John Odiba. Emmanuel Ekpa. Related Papers. A Preliminary Molecular Approach for Characterizing Microor ganisms Having the Potentials for Bioleaching of Iron Ore.

  • (PDF) Geological ReEvaluation of Nigeria's Iron Ore ...

    (PDF) Geological ReEvaluation of Nigeria's Iron Ore ...

    Jul 01, 2019 · At Okene, Kogi State, only 250 million tons of lowgrade iron ore (35%Fe cf. 65%Fe in Guinea Brazil) have been proven at Itakpe and Ajabonoko deposits, whereas only 500 million tons are ...

  • Radiological Effects of IronOre Mining and Processing at ...

    Radiological Effects of IronOre Mining and Processing at ...

    Radiological Effects of IronOre Mining and Processing at Itakpe, Kogi State. Gamma spectroscopy was employed in the analysis of soil samples collected from the mine site, industrial plant site, and mill tailing dumps site of National IronOre mining Project (NIOMP), Itakpe, Kogi State.

  • Biotreatment of water samples from Itakpe iron mining site ...

    Biotreatment of water samples from Itakpe iron mining site ...

    Itakpe iron ore is loed in Latitude 07°36'20''N and longitude 6°18'35''E in Okehi Local Government Area of Kogi State, Nigeria (Ifeanyi et al., 2013). The presence of contaminants in an environment leads to an increase in the numbers of microbes able to degrade such.

  • Fourth African iron ore mining lease granted to Kogi

    Fourth African iron ore mining lease granted to Kogi

    Dec 18, 2019 · Kogi Iron has been successfully advancing the project since 2016, with access to company leased iron ore deposits and nearby coal and limestone sources. Laboratoryscale tests on the Agbaja iron ore demonstrated that it could be converted to a .

  • Kogi Appoints Nigerian Contractor To Start Trial Ironore ...

    Kogi Appoints Nigerian Contractor To Start Trial Ironore ...

    May 08, 2020 · A SXlisted Kogi Iron and its Nigerian subsidiary KCM Mining have started smallscale trial mining at the Agbaja Cast Steel project, in Nigeria. The companies have appointed a local Lokojabased civil engineering contractor to start the trial mining on a 30 m by 30 m by 5 m deep pit, owing to restricted availability of local officials for site ...

  • Kidnappers killed while collecting ransom in Kogi— Official

    Kidnappers killed while collecting ransom in Kogi— Official

    Jun 29, 2021 · Kidnappers killed while collecting ransom in Kogi— Official ... in Okehi Local Government Area of the state ambushed the kidnappers who came out in Abobo area behind Nigerian Iron Ore Mining ...

  • SOLID MINERALS:NIGERIA'S TWO MOST WELL ENDOWED STATES ...

    SOLID MINERALS:NIGERIA'S TWO MOST WELL ENDOWED STATES ...

    Apr 10, 2010 · Kogi state alone has deposits of a total of 29 MINERAL RESOURCES available in commercial include coal,dolomite,feldspar,bauxite,iron ore,tar,limestone,gold etc. Each of the 21 LGAs in the state has deposits of at least 2 minerals. One of the coalrich areas is the Okaba district of Ankpa LGA which alone holds reserves of 99 ...

  • CHARACTERIZATION AND GRAVITY CONCENTRATION OF KURUNGU IRON ...

    CHARACTERIZATION AND GRAVITY CONCENTRATION OF KURUNGU IRON ...

    Aug 05, 2021 · The study is aimed at characterizing and beneficiating Kurungu iron ore deposit loed in Ajaokuta Local Government Area of Kogi State, Nigeria. The objectives are to; determinethe chemical, mineralogical and petrological composition of the ore .

  • 3rd edition of mining council meeting to woo local ...

    3rd edition of mining council meeting to woo local ...

    Nov 05, 2019 · Meanwhile, the Minister disclosed that work will soon start at National Iron Ore Mining Company Limited, NIOMCO, Itakpe, Kogi State, ahead of .