The Speaker, House of Representatives Femi Gbajabiamila has congratulated Aliko Dangote on the commissioning of his 650,000 BPD Dangote Oil Refinery.
This was contained in a statement issued by the special adviser on
Media and publicity to the speaker, Lanre Lasisi on Tuesday.
The Speaker expressed his excitement over the potential of the refinery in repositioning Nigeria as a key player in the global energy sector and a true economic giant of Africa.
The multi-million dollar facility was commissioned by the President, Muhammadu Buhari alongside Africsn leaders, business moguls and investors from all over the world in Lagos yesterday.
Gbajabiamila commended Dangote’s unrivalled patriotism, which has always dictated the direction of his investments towards benefiting Nigerians and every sector of the Nigerian economy.
The Speaker urged other Nigerian investors to emulate Dangote’s patriotic pan-Nigerian posture, and wished Dangote well in his endeavour towards making Nigeria a virile economic giant in Africa.
He said Dangote’s patriotism is one which should be emulated by other investors. He further stated that Nigerians cannot wait to start reading the gains of this project.