Finance Minister, NNPC GMD and team complete High profile Site Visit of AKK Project Site at Ajaokuta
A high powered team comprising the Honourable Minister of Finance and Budget Planning, Dr. Zainab Ahmed, NNPC GMD, Engr. Mele Kolo Kyari, Director Debt Management office, Patience Oniha, Chief Finance officer of NNPC, Umar Ajia, and Chief Operating Officer, Gas and Power, Engr. Yusuf Usman visited the AKK pipeline project site in Ajaokuta to assess the situation.
The 303 km pipeline project being executed by Oilserv is a strategic national economic infrastructure that a lot is expected of.
The first leg commenced at Kilometre Point Zero, where the Chairman of Oilserv welcomed the august visitors. The PM projects of NNPC Engr. Audu Ibrahim, explained the pipeline schematics to the visitors.
The second leg was at the Kilometer 14 point, the point that the project has got to in record time. At this point, Engr. Okwuosa took charge and explained the innovative tools and techniques employed that have aided Oilserv to achieve this remarkable milestone.
The Minister and GMD expressed satisfaction at the quality and pace of work on the project. The Minister reiterated the commitment of the government and all stakeholders in seeing to the completion of this project on schedule. At the end of this encouraging visit the team left for the Kaduna leg of their inspection