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problems facing mining exploitation of minerals in nigeria
discuss 4 problems facing mineral exploitation in nigeria. The mining of minerals in Nigeria accounts for only 0.3% of its GDP, due to the influence of its .
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In conclusion, we have gone through the exploitation of Nigeria mineral resources and we have analyzed the various problem that is being experienced in this activity. In view to and analyzing the problems, we have ended it with a proffered solution to help solve the problems faced in the exploitation of Nigeria mineral resources.