mining

  1. TabK

    SOMALILAND Somaliland's booming mining sector

    A fantastic reportage on Somaliland's burgeoning mining sector: Jade or "jeedhka" has been discovered in Somaliland's central region and it is finally being mined and exported on a commercial scale. The area being mined is the mountainous region around Burco, between the regions of Saaxil and...
  2. RasCanjero-

    Did our ancestors pick one of the worst spots in Africa?

    Not a geologist but interested in what natural resources Somalia's geology could potentially offer. Cratons are the most stablest and oldest part of continental crusts. These cratons contain some of the richest deposits of natural resources on earth. Just compare the above map to a similar...
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