Exploration & Production

Dangote Group unveils $3 bln funding for Nigeria gas pipeline

Nigeria’s Dangote Group has unveiled its five-year investment plan, which will see more than $23 billion spent on a variety Nigerian projects.
By Staff reporter 16 May 2018 0 30890

Nigeria’s Dangote Group has unveiled its five-year investment plan, which will see more than $23 billion spent on a variety Nigerian projects.

Of the total, $3 billion will go to the East-West Offshore Gas Gathering System (EWOGGS), a subsea gas pipeline that will connect the Niger Delta to the Lekki free-trade zone in Lagos.

Nigeria’s BusinessDay reported that the 550 km EWOGGS project is still in the planning stage.

A detailed engineering plan is set to be unveiled, but doubts have been raised about the...