Dangote targets December for 650,000bpd refinery completion
The 650,000 barrels per day capacity refinery being constructed by Dangote Group has recorded 90 per cent completion and almost set for commissioning in December this year.
FG targets private refineries to offtake over 300,000bpd
Except Dangote and other private refineries coming on board give preference to the Federal Government for patriotism sake, the NNPC may have to compete with other oil producers to supply crude to the entities in a move that will likely end crude...
Mixed reactions trail NNPC plan to acquire stake in Dangote refinery
Financial analysts have expressed divergent views over the proposed plan by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to acquire 20 per cent equity stake in Dangote refinery.
Ooni debunks role in sale of Lagos communal land
The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has debunked claims that he was involved in the sale of a parcel of land where the Idosun community in Ibeju-Lekki has its traditional place of worship.
Labour rallies support for Dangote refinery’s completion
Members of the organised labour have declared support for the Dangote Refinery project, describing it as an investment that will define the future of Nigeria and the African continent.
Dangote Refinery among 20 world’s most influential projects
Dangote Oil Refinery has been listed among the world’s top 20 influential projects surveyed in the last 18 months by the renowned Project Management Institute (PMI).
Niger exports fuel to Nigeria as Egypt, Algeria build 13 refineries
Neighbouring Niger Republic, which started commercial oil production in 2011, now exports petroleum products to Nigeria, as Egypt and Algeria lead African operations with 13 refineries.
Dangote plans to buy Arsenal in 2021
Africa's richest man Aliko Dangote has disclosed his new plans of taking over the ownership of Arsenal Football Club from Stan Kroenke. "I'm trying to finish building the company and then after we finish, maybe some time in 2021 we can," Dangote said in a recent interview on the David Rubenstein Show in September. The Nigeria…
Dangote refinery: Raising hope for Nigeria’s oil sector
Presently, Nigeria is home to some of the world’s poorest performing refineries. That storyline may change in the next 12 months or thereabouts when the Dangote Petroleum Refinery, the largest single-train refinery in the world opens its doors for business.