– Nigeria and the Republic of Niger unveiled plans that will boost the oil sector
– Niger will supply crude oil to Kaduna refinery
– This might not be unconnected to Nigeria’s low oil production
There are indications that due to the militancy in the Niger Delta region that has reduced Nigeria’s oil production, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) unveiled plans to purchase oil from Niger Republic to Kaduna refinery.
Vanguard reports that Mr. Maikanti Baru who is the group managing director of NNPC said this after a bilateral discussion with the minister of energy and oil of the Republic of Niger, Hon. Foumakoye Gado, in Abuja.
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