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NNPC fast tracks AKK pipeline construction

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corp has formed a steering committee to fast track the construction of the Abuja-Kaduna-Kano gas pipeline, Nigerian newspaper ThisDay reported on Monday.
By Staff reporter 2 September 2014 Europe & Russia / Pipelines, Storage & Power 0 13308

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corp. (NNPC) has formed a steering committee to fast track the construction of the Abuja-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) gas pipeline, Nigerian newspaper ThisDay reported on Monday.

The AKK pipeline, which is designed to supply gas-to-power projects and industrial plants in northerb Nigeria, is already a year behind schedule.

"To strengthen this critical government national priority project and have it refocused for accelerated implementation, there is the compelling need for the establishment of a dedicated AKK project steering team with a clear governance structure," Joseph Dawha, group managing...