FG Discovers More Gas Offshore
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The Federal Government has said more gas resources are being discovered offshore Lagos.

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources Ibe Kachikwu revealed this on Tuesday during the West African Gas Pipeline Project’s Committee of Ministers’ Meeting in Abuja.

“I am pleased to be able to welcome you all at a point when the Niger Delta is stable and gas supply from Nigeria is becoming more assured, and when more gas resources are was discovered offshore Lagos, which could present more option of gas supply to the West African Gas Pipeline project,” Kachikwu said.

He also said that the WAGP project was being celebrated all over the continent as the flagship project for the New Partnership for African Development.

Kachikwu called for its sustainability of the project through the cooperation of all parties.