Alh. Aliko Dangote
The President, Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has said the $2bn granulated urea fertiliser plant, located at Ibeju Lekki, Lagos, will begin operations next week.
He announced this in Lagos on Saturday, during a tour of facilities by the Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, at the Lekki Free Trade Zone and Dangote petrochemicals and refinery complex, according to TheCable.
The fertiliser plant has a name-plate annual capacity of three million tons of urea and ammonia.
Dangote also disclosed that the refinery plant would be completed later this year and production would commence in the first quarter of 2022.
The company is building a refinery with a capacity to refine 650,000 barrels per day of crude oil.