Kenya mulls mineral analysis laboratory plan to benefit whole of East Africa
Published: Friday, 21 August 2015
Kenya’s senate has recently passed the eagerly awaited mining bill. Following hot on the heels of this news, the country is now planning to build a mining and oil laboratory in its bid to quicken the development of the industry in Kenya and East Africa in its entirety.
The Kenyan government is considering
whether a $40m to $50m mineral and oil analysis laboratory that
would give the nation better access to its resources
information should be privately-run or state-operated.
The government plans to use this facility to service the
whole of East Africa, in order to help mining companies...