• Dangote acquires gas processing company in Netherlands

    Dangote acquires gas processing company in Netherlands

    As part of its strategy to meet Nigeria’s gas requirements, Dangote Industries Limited has completed the acquisition of Twister B.V., a company headquartered in The Netherlands.

    Twister B.V. delivers reliable, high-yield and robust solutions in natural gas processing and separation to the upstream and midstream oil and gas sectors.

    Twister’s unique separation capabilities are designed for augmenting production and streamlining processes, to capitalise on high-yield gas processing for maximising revenues.

    Twister B.V. used to be owned by Shell Technology Ventures Fund 1, before […]

  • Kaduna government, firm to establish $120m rice processing plant

    Kaduna government, firm to establish $120m rice processing plant

    To boost agricultural productivity in Kaduna State, a French company, Vicampro Farm, in joint venture with the State Government is to flag-off a $120 million French Rice/Potatoes processing plant in the State.

    The investment, which is expected to provide 30,000 direct jobs on completion is to be sited in Manchok, Kaura Local Government, in the Southern part of the state.

    Kaduna State Commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry, Dr. Daniel Manzo Maigari, who disclosed this at a joint press conference with the management […]

  • Lagos shuts down ‘ponmo’ processing section of Oko-Oba abattoir

    Lagos shuts down ‘ponmo’ processing section of Oko-Oba abattoir

    The Lagos State Government on Sunday shut down and dislodged the cow skin (popularly known as ponmo) processing section of the Oko-Oba abattoir and Lairage Complex in Agege.

    This is contained in a statement signed by Mr Tunbosun Ogunbanwo, Asst. Director, Public Affairs, Lagos State Ministry of Agriculture, and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

    According to the statement, Lagos State Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr Toyin Suarau, led a team from the ministry in the company of men from […]