NNPC signs $1.5 Billion for Port Harcourt refinery
By TVC News Nigeria
07 April 2021 | 2:33 pm
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has signed a contract with Italy’s Maire Tecnimont for the rehabilitation of the Port Harcourt Refinery.
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