Delta to launch three modular refineries
The Delta state government yesterday said it would introduce three new modular refineries with 30, 000 per day capacity as part of measure to boost refinery and local production of petroleum products in the country.
Ijaw youths reject FG’s offer on modular refineries
The youths under the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) worldwide, also called for the relaxation of the preconditions for getting licences, noting that the terms were capable of taking the establishment of the refineries beyond the reach of Niger Delta people.
Obidike: Well-run Modular refineries could upstage government, privately-owned refineries
Modular refineries can conveniently replace illegal ones the moment factors like enabling business environment, access to funds and loans on rational terms, reduced regulatory hoops, amongst others are in place.
Ijaw youths insist on 70 per cent ownership of modular refineries
The Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) has threatened to frustrate the operations of licensed modular refineries if the Federal Government fails to give the Niger Delta 70 per cent ownership.