Kachikwu hopeful Nigeria will stop fuel importation by 2019

Nigeria’s petroleum Minister, Ibe Kachikwu says the country’s crude production level has risen to about two million barrels per day.

Kachikwu says the ongoing visits of the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo to the Niger Delta, is yielding fruits as there has been no blow up of any oil installation in the last two months.

He is also hopeful the county will stop the importation of fuel by 2019.

The Minister was responding to legislators’ questions at a budget defence session.

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