18 October 2011
The Minister for Petroleum Resources, Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke, disclosed this at the Society for Petroleum Engineers (SPE) yearly conference and exhibition in
Alison-Madueke said that the nation’s refining capacity would receive significant boost in the next three years with the building of three new refineries.
According to the minister, the turn-around maintenance of the four refineries in the country will be handled by the companies that first built them to ensure efficiency.
“The new refineries and the old ones will actually give us the result that we desire in this country,’’ she said.