Katsina refinery becomes a reality as Buhari, Moumadou Issoufou signed MoU.
IBRAHIM ZAKARI TALBA the founder of BLAKOIL ENERGY REFINERY will spearhead the first 100% private driven Refinery in the north of Nigeria to be built in Mashi Town of katsina state.
The REFINERY is a project worth $2 billion (over N700 billion). It is projected to employ over 2,500 direct employment and over 10,000 in direct employment not only to the state but Nigerians in general.
The event tookplace in the Presidential Villa Abuja wherw the Minister of State Petroleum Mr Ibe Kachikwu and his Niger counterpart sign the final bilateral trade agreement on Tuesday 24th July 2018 in the Presidential Villa Abuja.
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The ministry of Petroleum resources in a short statement issued to newsmen then explained that the refinery project would also include a crude oil pipeline that is expected to come from Niger Republic, indicating the plant would be fed crude oil from Niger.