Road users lament bad state of Eleme Akpajo refinery road
26 June 2017 | 10:35 am
Road users lament the bad state of Eleme Akpajo refinery road.
21 Dec 2018
Nigerian minerals company Kian Smith has begun constructing the country's first gold refinery, which is expected to more than triple its capacity within five years after operations begin next June, an executive at the company developing it said.
11 Apr 2019
Aliko Dangote, Africa's richest man wants to make Nigeria independent of oil imports. But the oil refinery he wants to finish in 2020 raises questions about sustainability. The World Bank's IFC gave Dangote a loan, though the UN organization promised to end financial support for oil and gas beyond 2019.
14 Apr 2019
West Africa correspondent Fanny Facsar talks to DW about the world's largest refinery project in Lagos, Nigeria. Behind it is Africa's wealthiest man, Aliko Dangote. But the World Bank is also supporting it - despite pledging to heavily reduce investment in fossil fuel projects.
23 Jun 2019
The modular refinery has a production capacity of 12,000 BPD
17 Aug 2019
Edwin Devakumar, Group Executive Director at the Dangote Group says they are confident that the refinery will be completely built and ready to start by the end of 2020. For an update on the Dangote refinery, he joined CNBC Africa’s Esther Awoniyi for more.
7 Nov 2019
The Federal Government has reiterated its support for the $12bn Dangote Refinery and Petrochemical through feedstocks and off-takers of products to add value to the nation’s economy.
14 Jan 2020
TVC News Correspondent, Uche Okoro speaks on federal government's plan to build a modular refinery.
7 Mar 2020
The Dangote Group on Saturday said its $2 billion Granulated Urea Fertiliser plant located at Ibeju Lekki, Lagos would begin operation in May.
7 Jul 2020
Despite the Covid-19 pandemic, work is still on-going at the 650 000 barrels per day Dangote Refinery, which is expected to be commissioned in January next year. The company’s Group Executive Director Devakumar Edwin joins CNBC Africa to share some insight on the progress.
24 Nov 2020
Dangote refinery targets research, technology to boost job creation
25 Nov 2020
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has welcomed the launch of the Waltersmith modular refinery, in Ibigwe, Imo State, and the groundbreaking for the second phase. The first phase of the Waltersmith plant has 5,000 barrels per day of capacity. The second phase increases this to 50,000 bpd.
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