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Written by William A.TwayigizeThe controversy surrounding blood diamonds from the Democratic Republic of the Congo has made world’s headlines since 1993. However, it has remained relatively murky because of well-connected individuals involved in illegal mining and trading of colt a mineral.Coltan, also known as columbite-tantalite, is a black metallic mineral that contains both niobium and tantalum. It is a heat-resistant material that can hold a strong electrical charge. Most capacitors found in variety of electronic devices are made from Coltan. This rangers from cellphones, nuclear reactors, to aircraft engines. This shows you that those country blessed with this material should be ranked among the richest if and only if their natural resources well managed effectively by its own people. Effective management of our natural resources does not only involve extracting the minerals but processing, trading them fairly. This process would involve people on the community level.Most of the today’s electronics…
As good news continue calculating about fresh discovery of oil wells in Turkana county, Kenya, Kenya should borrow a leaf from Botswana and make sure the British company Tullow Oil puts necessary infrastructure for processing crude reserves in northern Kenya both to boost domestic economy and create employment opportunities of the people of Turkana who have been marginalized for centuries (Imana, D. K. (2013). Recently a local newspaper nation (Daily Nation, 2014 January 16,) published an article explaining how continue to experience more oil discoveries. The author talked about an estimation of deposits in Turkana’s Lokichar basin to one billion barrels. This alone is enough to change not only the lives of the people of Turkana but also the Kenyan population and the region in general. Therefore, effective management of natural resources in Kenya, especially oil and other minerals in Turkana county and Kwale is needed to promote economic growth…

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