Ethiopia could be sitting on one of world’s great untapped gold deposits

ArticleMining sectorJanuary 29, 2018 - 3:47:28 AM

To the west of Ethiopia near the Sudanese , this is may be the location of the oldest gold mine in the world.

This may be the location of the oldest gold mine in the world. Dating back some 6,000 years, it provided a key source of gold to the ancient Egyptian empire, whose great wealth was famous throughout the known world.

It may even have supplied the Queen of Sheba with her lavish gifts of gold when she visited King Solomon of Israel almost 3,000 years ago...

Source:guardian.ng

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