The Nigeria Government has approved the establishment of private-sector-led Modular Refineries across the Niger Delta.
A statement on twitter by the Niger Delta Petroleum Resources, NDPR said this is in line with the Niger Delta New Vision plan of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration to develop the Niger Delta region.
It said the project will promote socio-economic development and employment generation; thereby sustaining peaceful coexistence; increase local content in the Niger Delta Region
The NDPR disclosed that three modular refineries are ready for commissioning, with others already in the works, while another one will soon be commissioned.
The 3 Modular Refineries are NDPR Modular Refinery, Rivers; OPAC Modular Refinery, Delta; and Waltersmith Refinery, Imo.