The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has declared its intention to partner with Dangote Petroleum Refinery and Petrochemical Free Trade Zone Enterprises (DPRP) on the effective implementation of the Local Content Act in the country.
Mr Anthony Chiejina, the Group Head, Media Communications, Dangote Group said this in a statement made available to newsmen in Lagos on Saturday.
Chiejina said that Mr Akintunde Adelana, the Director, Monitoring & Evaluation of NCDMB, who represented the board’s Executive Secretary, Simbi Wabote, made this disclosure during the DPRP Nigerian Content Sensitization/Awareness Creation Programme, titled“Let’s Walk the Nigerian Content Talk Together,” at Lekki Free Trade Zone.
According to him, “the Dangote Refinery project is expected to close a major gap in the supply of petroleum products in the country. We consider this as a very important project and we are willing to partner with the company to ensure full implementation of the local content policy.”
Source: The Guardian