Yes, a lot of these so-called illegal refineries pollute the environment. But, that is where government should bring in the regulation. I’m talking about a legalization for regulation and taxation scheme.
Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has come out to say that at the moment, importing petrol, is cheaper than producing the product in the country’s refineries. Not only that, he also said that even if Nigeria’s 4 official refineries were working at 100% capacity, they would only be able to supply… Continue reading Time to legalise illegal mini petrol refineries in the South East and South South