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AKK gas pipeline: President Buhari’s big infrastructure push

One of the big promises made by President Muhammadu Buhari in his campaign for Nigeria’s presidency is the Ajaokuta-Abuja-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) gas pipeline project.
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NNPC, Chinese firm to start AKK pipeline project

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), China Petroleum Pipeline Engineering Company Limited (CPPECL) and Brantex Consortium, have concluded plans for the commencement of work on the Abuja-Kaduna-Kano pipeline project popularly known as AKK project, a release by the National Oil Company’s Acting Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Mr. Samson Makoji, made this known in a statement yesterday.
GMD NNPC, Dr. Maikanti Baru (left), with the Executive Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasiru El Rufai, during a courtesy visit to his poffice by the GMD

Kaduna government pledges support for Abuja-Kaduna-Kano gas pipeline project

Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, declared the support while receiving the Group Managing Director of NNPC, Dr. Maikanti Baru, at the Sir Kashim Ibrahim House in Kaduna on Thursday.

NNPC chief offers reasons for contractor-financing of pipeline projects

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has explained why it has resorted to contractor-financing of its pipeline and other facilities development in recent times.

NNPC boss meets AKK pipeline project financiers in Dubai

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, in Dubai, United Arab Emirate, directed the Chinese Consortium and the NNPC Project Team on the Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) Pipeline Project to ensure timely finalization of the term sheet for the project’s contractor financing agreement.

NNPC awards $2.8 billion gas pipeline contract

Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has awarded a contract of US$2.8 billion for engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning and financing of 614km Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) Gas Pipeline and Stations.

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