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Aviation Ministry To Liaise With NNPC On Local Fuel Refining

Aviation Ministry To Liaise With NNPC On Local Fuel Refining

Nigeria’s Minister of State, Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika says the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has declared possibility and willingness to refine jet fuel in Nigeria.

Speaking at the 5th Aviation Stakeholders Forum held in Abuja last week, Sirika promised to do a visit to the corporation to follow up on this commitment and enhance discussions on the project, as a measure towards reduction of jet fuel cost impact on Nigeria’s local airline operations.

Currently, Nigeria imports jet fuel and this has contributed to high pricing and periodic scarcity of the product while keeping high, the operating costs of airlines in the country

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