Factors that have favoured mining sector in east Africa

Mining is the extraction of natural resources from the earth’s crust for economical use. Types of minerals found in East Africa Metallic minerals: These include iron ore, gold cobalt, copper, tin, wolfram, tungsten, zinc, manganese e.t.c. Non-metallic minerals: These include; petroleum, phosphates, soda ash, sand, clay, Gypsum, mica, water, coal, e.t.c Factors that have favoured … Continue reading Factors that have favoured mining sector in east Africa