The PDP said this in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, in Abuja.
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Abracadabra is the best word to describe what is going on in Port Harcourt Refinery. The Refinery is situated at Alesa Eleme, which is 19km from Port Harcourt city. I have visited the refinery thrice. Twice I accompanied my two bosses, Alhaji Gidado Idris and Chief Ufot Ekaette, both late Secretaries to the Government of the Federation. My last visit to the refinery was three years ago with a friend, who once worked in the refinery.
Leaders of trade unions of Nigeria Labour Congress such as Textile, Chemical, Electricity, Automobile, Engineering as well as Petroleum and Gas, who are affiliates of international labour platform called IndustriALL Global Union, said the size of the refinery project spoke volume of the entrepreneurial spirit of Aliko Dangote.
The Oba urged well-meaning Nigerians to pray for the success of Dangote Refinery and Petrochemicals as it will further open up Lagos, Nigeria and get thousands of its jobless youths off the street.
The Command spoke on the development in a statement by its spokesman, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, on Thursday.
The training, which was flagged-off by Dangote Group Executive Director, Strategy, Capital Projects and Portfolio Development, Devakumar Edwin, is aimed at curbing unemployment among the youths.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday extended the lockdown of the state for another one week
The Dangote Subsea Gas Pipeline Project is expected to unlock significant gas supply for industrial activities and considerably reduce flaring in Nigeria.
The Dangote Group on Saturday said its $2 billion Granulated Urea Fertiliser plant located at Ibeju Lekki, Lagos would begin operation in May.
Both have appealed to the Lagos State Government to redress the injustice meted to them during the acquisition of their land for the Lekki Free Trade Zone
The governor said the decision is to the advantage of the state and will lead to real growth and development in the Lekki area and the state in particular.
The Executive Secretary, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, Simbi Wabote, says the 650,000 barrels per day Dangote Refinery project is an actualisation of Local Content development in Nigeria.
The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva, made the pledge in a statement issued by Samson Makoji, the Acting Spokesman for the Nigerian National Corporation in Abuja on Monday.
This was revealed on Monday by the Group Managing Director of the NNPC, Male Kyari
The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Malam Mele Kyari, says the corporation is not in contest for market share with the forthcoming Dangote Refinery.
Dangote Refinery and Petrochemical has so far awarded $368 million to 120 local contractors at the site as part of its contribution to Nigeria content development initiative.
Dangote Refinery, currently under construction, has been described as a project that would assist Nigeria’s quest of attaining 1.095 million barrels per day self-sufficiency in the refining of petroleum products.
Impressed by the vastness of the Dangote Refinery currently under construction in Lagos, Nigeria, the High Commissioner of the United Republic of Tanzania to Nigeria, Muhidini Ally Mboweto, has sought the assistance of the Africa’s foremost entrepreneur, Aliko Dangote, in the development of his country’s energy sector, specifically petroleum.
The All Progressives Congress governorship candidate in Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has allayed the anxiety being nurtured by residents of Lekki-Epe axis over the imminent traffic gridlock to be brought by the operations of Dangote Refinery at the corridor.
Nigeria and other African countries would soon heave a sigh of relief from the sloppy economic situation occasioned by price instability with the imminent completion of the Dangote Refinery and other modular refineries in Nigeria.