Africa Digs For Coal To Meet Energy Demands Amid Climate
Sep 06, 2018 West Africa is increasingly becoming an important mining hub for Africa. Several new mining projects are being developed across the region, particularly in Ghana, Burkina Faso, Mali, Mauritania, Liberia,Sierra Leone and Nigeria. Practically all West African countries have recorded significant growth in production driven by investments in new mines.Mining industry of Nigeria Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. By the 1940s, Nigeria was a major producer of tin, columbite, and coal. The discovery of oil in 1956 hurt the mineral extraction industries, as government and.