• Our Nigerian refineries cannot meet up to 50% demand even if functioned at full capacity – Kachikwu, Petroleum Minister

    Our Nigerian refineries cannot meet up to 50% demand even if functioned at full capacity – Kachikwu, Petroleum Minister

    Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, Minister of State for Petroleum, said on Tuesday in Abuja, that the refineries in the country could not meet local demand of petrol even if they functioned at optimal capacity.

    Kachikwu while briefing the Senate Committee on Petroleum (Upstream) on the lingering scarcity of petrol said that the refineries if repaired, could not even meet up to 50 per cent demand.┬áHe said that the design of the refineries had already created gaps in refining Premium Motor Spirit […]