Ezimo Coal Block

Udenu, Nigeria

Location

Udenu LGA, Enugu State

Deposit 

Coal Block

Exploration Status

Ongoing

Reserves

16.7 million tonnes (Measured)

Quality

23.35MJ/Kg

Geology: 

Located on the eastern flank of the Anambra Coal Basin, and occupy an area of approx. 66,300ha. The main coal seam crops out along the foot of the Enugu Escarpment.   

Exploration: 

  • 9 holes have been drilled in the coal block. 
  • Resource amenable to underground mining utilising long wall and with surface contour mining along the outcrop. 
  • Coal thickness ranges from 0.71 to 2.11m and averages 1.43m. 
  • The coal quality averages 25.35MJ/kg (6,055Kcal/Kgor 10,900Btu), 5.95% ash and 0.50% sulphur. 

Resource Estimation: 

  • Measured Coal Resources- 16.7 million tonnes 
  • Indicated Coal Resources- 25.9 million tonnes 
  • Inferred Coal Resources- 111.8 million tonnes

Data Available: 

  • Geological maps. 
  • Core-logs
  • Sections 
  • Gravity Data
  • Physical and chemical properties
  • Reports

Location: 

Udenu LGA, Enugu State (South East Nigeria) 60km North of Enugu.

Infrastructure: 

  • Accessible by road. 
  • Access to Airports in Enugu and Port Harcourt.
  • Access to inland waterways and sea port. 
  • Telephone- GSM Service. 
  • Electricity- National Electricity Power Supply
  • Export Processing Zones and Free Trade Zones. 

Listing Information

Enugu State, Nigeria

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