NNPC contains fire at Kaduna Refinery

Kaduna refinery 107 February 2014, Abuja – The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Thursday said that a fire incident that earlier broke out at the truck park of its  Kaduna Refinery has been brought under control.

It said in a statement in Abuja that the fire which consumed two tankers and also led to injuries for two persons was swiftly controlled, adding that production and distribution of petroleum products from the refinery will not be affected by the development.

The statement was signed by its acting Group General Manager, Public Affairs, Dr. Omar Farouk Ibrahim who also hinted that investigation to determine the cause of the inferno was underway.


– Chineme Okafor, This Day

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