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The Abia State Executive Council says the state is ready to explore an array of solid minerals in the state, numbering over 17 and including gold, kaolin, and limestone, among others.

Briefing journalists on the outcome of the meeting held Monday and chaired by the state governor, Alex Otti, the State Commissioner for Information and Culture, Prince Okey Kanu, disclosed that the State Government is ready to explore the array of solid minerals that Abia is blessed with, adding that the government is committed to tapping such minerals as gold, kaolin, limestone, among others.

He revealed that about 17 solid minerals are available to tap into in Abia, maintaining that this would provide…

Source: Nigerian Tribune