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The Gboko Limestone, Yandev, Benue State, Nigeria:

2. Geology of Gboko Limestone, Yandev, Benue State, Nigeria. The Benue Basin is an elongate NE-SW oriented sedimentary rift that extends inland for approximately 800

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The Gboko Limestone, Yandev, Benue State, Nigeria:

2017-4-13  2. Geology of Gboko Limestone, Yandev, Benue State, Nigeria The Benue Basin is an elongate NE-SW oriented sedimentary rift that extends inland for approximately 800 km from the Nigerian coastline. The Gboko li-mestone (Figure 1) actually exposed at Yandev quarry is a component of the se-dimentary fill of the Benue trough. The limestone is ...

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(PDF) The Gboko Limestone, Yandev, Benue State, Nigeria ...

Geology of Gboko Limestone, Yandev, Benue State, N igeria The Benue Basin is a n elongate NE - SW orient ed sedimentary rift that extends inland for approxi mately 800

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Geology and Occurrences of Limestone and Marble in

Limestone occurs only in the sedimentary basins in Nigeria. It occurs mainly in the Benue Trough (Lower, Middle and Upper), Sokoto, Dahomey and Borno (Chad) Basins. Limestone-forming environments (shallow coastal marine conditions), appear to have occurred several times in the geological history of the basins. However, the limestone deposits of the Benue Trough (Lower, Middle and Upper ...

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Nigerian Operations - ::Welcome to Dangote Cement Plc.::

Like Obajana, Ibese runs on natural gas and has undergone conversion to coal for back-up fuel. Ibese has 1,150 million tonnes of limestone, enough for about 78 years, and is supported by 1,488 cement delivery trucks. Benue Cement Plant. Our 4.0Mta plant at Gboko in Benue State, is our oldest factory in Nigeria, having been commissioned in 2007.

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Lithostratigraphy and geochemical characterization of ...

A total of fifty eight (58) samples in which nine (9) minerals and forty nine (49) soil samples were collected from five mining sites of Clay, Kaolin, Limestone and Baryte in Benue State, North ...

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An Assessment of the Major Elemental Composition and ...

Sample collection and preparation: Three representative samples were collected from Yandev Limestone deposit near Gboko in Benue State of Nigeria between February and June, 2008. Pseudo names (S for the sample from the southern side of the deposit,

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nigeria and limestone mine aggregates

2021-11-18  Nigeria And Limestone Mine Aggregates. Nigeria And Limestone Mine Aggregates HOME Nigeria And Limestone Mine Aggregates Stationary Crushers Grinding Mill Mobile Crushers Mining Machine European Type Jaw Crusher European Type Jaw Crusher is a new crushing machine the jaw LEARN MORE Jaw Crusher As a classic primary crusher with stable performances

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Vol 2 No 5 (2021) European Journal of Environment and ...

2021-2-5  GIS Based Analysis of Niger-Benue River Flood Risk and Vulnerability of Communities in Kogi State, Nigeria Chukwunonso Emmanuel Ozim, Oladeinde Stephen Olufemi, Abraham Salamatu Ekpo, Nnaemeka Kosiso Alamaeze, Michael Udochukwu Mbanaso

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5 Best Cities In Benue State Nigeria and their Image.

2021-7-31  Here’s the top five best cities in Benue state Nigeria and their image: 1. Makurdi Benue State; Makurdi is the capital of Benue State, located in central Nigeria, and part of the Middle Belt region of central Nigeria. The city is situated on the south bank of the Benue River. According to Wikipedia, In 2016, Makurdi and the surrounding areas ...

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Evaluation of Albian Limestone Exposed at Dangote

Nigeria 2 Department of Earth Sciences, Kogi State University, Anyigba, P.M.B. 1008, Anyigba, Kogi State,Nigeria ABSTRACT A geochemical study of Tse-Kucha limestone of the middle Benue Trough as exposed at Dangote Cement Company was carried out.

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Geology and Occurrences of Limestone and Marble in

Limestone occurs only in the sedimentary basins in Nigeria. It occurs mainly in the Benue Trough (Lower, Middle and Upper), Sokoto, Dahomey and Borno (Chad) Basins. Limestone-forming environments (shallow coastal marine conditions), appear to have occurred several times in the geological history of the basins. However, the limestone deposits of the Benue Trough (Lower,

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Impact of Limestone Mining and Cement Production on

Benue State, Nigeria Lucy Onyikwu Edache, Department of Geography and Environmental Management, University of Abuja ... Report of Limestone Milling in Nigeria, 2013) [8]. The land which is presently being used for mining activities in ... Plc quarry. The geology of the study area shows a prevalence of Cretaceous continental and marine sediments ...

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Lithostratigraphy and geochemical characterization of ...

A total of fifty eight (58) samples in which nine (9) minerals and forty nine (49) soil samples were collected from five mining sites of Clay, Kaolin, Limestone and Baryte in Benue State, North ...

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Reserve estimation of limestone deposit in Obiaja area ...

2021-7-4  Reserve estimation of limestone deposit in Obiaja area, Southern Benue Trough, Nigeria using integrated approach Anakwuba E.K. 1Department of Geological Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, Nigeria 2Department of Geological Sciences, Federal University Gusau, Nigeria Received 6 th May Abstract

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Economic Aspects of Carbonates of the Albian Asu River ...

Keywords: limestone, mineralogy, Tse-Kucha, Asu River Group, Benue Trough 1. Introduction The study area is located in Tse-kucha quarry of Dangote Cement Company Limited Gboko in Benue State of Nigeria (Figure 1). The area falls within the Middle Benue Trough, where the Albian Sediments of the Asu River Group are exposed (Figure 2).

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An Assessment of the Major Elemental Composition and ...

Sample collection and preparation: Three representative samples were collected from Yandev Limestone deposit near Gboko in Benue State of Nigeria between February and June, 2008. Pseudo names (S for the sample from the southern

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List of Natural Mineral Resources Found in Benue State -

Benue state is located in the North central geo-political zone in Nigeria and has many untapped mineral resources within its territory. Also, the state is blessed with agricultural products that has seen the state’s slogan called “Food basket of the nation”.

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Vol 2 No 5 (2021) European Journal of Environment and ...

2021-2-5  GIS Based Analysis of Niger-Benue River Flood Risk and Vulnerability of Communities in Kogi State, Nigeria Chukwunonso Emmanuel Ozim, Oladeinde Stephen Olufemi, Abraham Salamatu Ekpo, Nnaemeka Kosiso Alamaeze, Michael Udochukwu Mbanaso

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Lithofacies and depositional environment of the Amasiri ...

2014-12-1  The Crush stone quarry exposed massive, very fine to fine grained, bioturbated sandstone containing rip up clasts of crystalline limestone, mudstone and recrystallized bivalve and gastropod shells scattered in the rock . No distinct burrow occurs but the sandstone exhibits characteristic cryptic bioturbation.

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Evaluation of Albian Limestone Exposed at Dangote

Nigeria 2 Department of Earth Sciences, Kogi State University, Anyigba, P.M.B. 1008, Anyigba, Kogi State,Nigeria ABSTRACT A geochemical study of Tse-Kucha limestone of the middle Benue Trough as exposed at Dangote Cement Company was carried out.

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Evaluations of Turonian Limestone Formation Exposed at ...

Nkalagu formation type section is located at the Nkalagu limestone quarry The mean annual rainfall is 150 – 186cm while of Nigeria, where it is well exposed in two quarry annual relative humidity is over 80%, and means faces. These mineral (limestone) is

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Reserve estimation of limestone deposit in Obiaja area ...

2021-7-4  Reserve estimation of limestone deposit in Obiaja area, Southern Benue Trough, Nigeria using integrated approach Anakwuba E.K. 1Department of Geological Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, Nigeria 2Department of Geological Sciences, Federal University Gusau, Nigeria Received 6 th May Abstract

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List of Natural Mineral Resources Found in Benue State -

Benue state is located in the North central geo-political zone in Nigeria and has many untapped mineral resources within its territory. Also, the state is blessed with agricultural products that has seen the state’s slogan called “Food basket of the nation”.

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Depositional Environments and Geochemical

Generalized geological map of southern Benue Trough, Nigeria, showing the location of Ogbunike Quarry in black box (Modified after Akande et al., 2010) Geology and Stratigraphy of Anambra Basin The Benue Trough has been described as the failed arm among the successfully rifted areas of Gulf of Guinea and South Atlantic Ocean of the

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Sedimentary and petrofacies analyses of the Amasiri ...

2016-11-1  The stratigraphy of the southern Benue Trough was described by Murat (1972) and Hoque (1977) using the concept of three tectono – sedimentary cycles. Three such cycles of marine transgressions and regressions occurred from the Albian to the Coniacian (Nwajide, 2013).Murat (1972) noted that the geologic history of the southeastern Nigeria have been

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Physicochemical Characterization of Limestone Deposits

Physicochemical Characterization of Limestone Deposits at Ewekoro, Ogun State, South-West of Nigeria and the Environment Impact Akinyemi L. P 1 Odunaike R. K 1 Adeyeloja A 2 1.Department of Physics, Olabisi Onabanjo University,

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Groundwater Quality in Nigerian Urban Areas: A Review

2014-7-23  Benue State University Makurdi, Nigeria . Abstract- The status of the quality of groundwater in urban areas of Nigeria is reviewed in this paper. This is done against the backdrop of its current status, trend and identification of factors influencing the quality of urban groundwater and possible remedial measures in Nigeria. Studies

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Vol 2 No 5 (2021) European Journal of Environment and ...

2021-2-5  European Journal of Environment and Earth Sciences (EJ-GEO) is a peer-reviewed international journal publishes bimonthly full-length state-of-the-art research papers, reviews, case studies related to all areas of Environment and Earth Sciences.

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List of Mineral Resources in Nigeria and Their Location ...

2021-1-27  The country has resources like petroleum, tin, limestone, coal and many others. Below are some top facts about the mineral resources found in Nigeria. Coal which is a mineral resource in Nigeria was first discovered in 1909

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