Expert: $1.5bn Lekki Deep Seaport Will Boost Nigeria’s Economy

Expert: $1.5bn Lekki Deep Seaport Will Boost Nigeria’s Economy

A maritime expert and professor at the Lagos Business School, Frank Ojadi, has called on the federal government to ensure perfect operations of deep seaports in the country, particularly the Lekki Deep Seaport in Lagos, which is expected to kick off in the next two years. Ojadi, who spoke on the imperatives of deep seaports […]

LASG: Lekki Deep Sea Port Won’t Become Another Apapa

LASG: Lekki Deep Sea Port Won’t Become Another Apapa

The Lagos State Government on Monday noted that Lekki Deep Sea Port would not create another Apapa, even though the port would attract at least 6, 650 articulated vehicles daily when completed by 2020.   Apart from its challenges it might create in the future, the state government put the value of finished goods exported […]

WAPCo to Buy Gas from Dangote Refinery for Regional Supply

WAPCo to Buy Gas from Dangote Refinery for Regional Supply

The West Africa Gas Pipeline (WAPCo) has embarked on alternative source of transporting gas from Republic of Benin, which is gradually becoming an oil-producing country, for other West African countries. The Guardian gathered that WAPCo has begun talks with Dangote Refinery to buy gas to bridge an estimated 300 million standard cubic feet of gas […]

Dangote Refinery to Begin Operation in 2018

Dangote Refinery to Begin Operation in 2018

Dangote Group said the 650,000 barrels per day capacity Dangote refinery currently under construction in Lagos would come on stream by the end of 2018. Ahmed Mansur, the group’s Executive Director, Stakeholders’ Relations/Corporate Communications, announced this during a media parley in Abuja on Tuesday. He said this would ultimately end fuel importation. He said the […]

Osinbajo inspect Dangote refinery, raises hope on Nigeria’s refining capacity

Osinbajo inspect Dangote refinery, raises hope on Nigeria’s refining capacity

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, raised hope that by the first quarter of 2019 the nation’s refining capacity would be sufficient for the domestic market and export at the completion of Dangote refinery project in Lagos. Osinbanjo, who spoke yesterday during a brief visit to the Dangote refinery site in Lagos, was optimistic that the […]