NNPC restores supply of gas on pipeline affected by fire

NNPC spends N1.6bn on repairs of Kaduna-Kano pipeline

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it has fully restored the supply of gas on a pipeline affected by a fire last week.

NNPC’s  Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Ndu Ughamadu, said on Monday.

Gas supply to several power stations was cut off because of the fire on the Escravos-Lagos Pipeline System near Okada in the southern state of Edo on Wednesday last week.

NNPC owns and operates the gas pipelines which feed power plants in the country’s southwest.

Agency Report