Dangote refinery game changer for Nigerian economy – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday described the Dangote Refinery as a significant milestone for Nigeria’s economy and a game changer for the downstream petroleum products market in the entire African region.

The president inaugurated the refinery in Ibeju-Lekki, Lagos, which is expected to enable Nigeria to achieve self-sufficiency in refined products and even have a surplus for export.

A statement by Femi Adesina,

special adviser to the President

on Media & Publicity, said that Mr Buhari made the declaration while speaking at the commissioning of the refinery.

Heads of State from Ghana, Togo, Niger, Senegal and a representative of the President of Chad attended the event.

‘‘This mega industry we are commissioning today is a clear example of what can be achieved when entrepreneurs are encouraged and supported and when an enabling environment is created for investments and…


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