Bayelsa Governor Dickson Meets Petroleum Minister Dr Ibe Kachukwu, AGIP Executives In Abuja

L-R; Governor Seriake Dickson and the Amayanabo of Twon Brass, His Royal Majesty, Alfred Diete Spiff.
  • Salutes company’s decision to site 50 mw powerplant,150,000 bpd refinery in the state.

Bayelsa Governor Seriake Dickson holds high level discussions with Dr Ibe Kachukwu and top Management Staff of ENI/NOAC also know as AGIP in Abuja. The meeting focused on investment opportunities in Bayelsa State, the Brass LNG project, the proposed 150,000 bpd Refinery and two 25 MW power plants being embarked upon by ENI/NAOC as well as the Bayelsa State Industrial Park.

He called on the IOCs for support in some of his major projects, such as the Education Development Trust Fund and the Health Insurance Scheme.

The governor, who commended ENI/NAOC for their huge investments in the state, said the government was committed to providing the conducive environment for investments in the state.

In his remarks, the representative of the Managing Director of ENI/ NAOC, Marco Rotondi said, the company was making efforts to commence the construction of a 150,000 bpd refinery in the state.

He also assured the Governor that, the oil firm would ensure the completion of two 25mws power plants, as part of its investment in the state by the end of 2018.

The Governor was accompanied to the meetings by top government functionaries and the Amayanabo of Twon Brass, His Royal Majesty, Alfred Diete Spiff.