The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria has called on the ministry of power for its cooperation in its planned construction of two refineries in Kogi and Bayelsa States, by providing it access to electricity and transmission facilities.
The association recently wrapped up business arrangements with foreign investors to build two refineries worth over $3 billion at Itobe and Abbe both in Kogi and Bayelsa States respectively.
In response to the call, the minister of Power,Prof. Chinedu Nebo stated that the ministry will leverage on its existing good working relationship with the ministry of petroleum resources to bring the project into reality.
“This existing synergy will be fully exploited to ensure the realisation of the projects on record time,” Nebo added.