Gyaza Iron Ore Project

Gyaza, Katsina, Nigeria

Key Information

Location

Gaza, Matazu LGA, Katsina

Deposit 

Hematite and Magnetite

Exploration Status

Ongoing

Reserves

Over 40 million tonnes (inferred)

Quality

Over 46%

Geology: 

The iron ore minerals are mainly magnetite and hematite. The ores occur as a ridge striking in the N-S direction. It is probably magmatic origin.

Exploration: 

  • Preliminary investigation of the occurrence undertaken to be followed by detailed exploration by National Steel Raw Materials Exploration Agency. Geological map (1:5000).  

Location: 

The iron ore is located in Gyaza, Matazu LGA, Katsina State. 

Infrastructure: 

  • Access to site: Katsina-Charanchi-Kafin-Soli-Matazu road, about 15km. 
  • Katsina Airport is 150km away. 
  • Access to Zaria rail line a 100km away. 

Low

Licensing Round

Exploration

Either

No

Yes

1. Applying for mineral titles with a view of wholly owning the mining rights.

2. Partnering with existing title holders for detailed exploration as consultants and specialists.

3. Partnering with existing title holders in joint venture agreement to explore, mine and market resources of area of interest.

4. Legal transaction in commodities won in quarries and operations for export. 

Potential investors are invited to use the in-built messaging platform to request any further information. 

Listing Information

Katsina State, Nigeria

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