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Shell commemorates local centenary

02 January 2014, 08:58Augustine Osayande

Abuja - Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) is commemorating 100 years in Nigeria, coinciding with the country’s centenary celebrations.

“As we celebrate 100 years of nationhood, Shell Companies in Nigeria wish you a prosperous 2014. SPDC is proud to be part of the Nigerian story and remains committed to the nation, its people and its economy,” the company stated.

The oil giant added that it had been supplying natural gas via pipelines to industrial customers.

“Shell Nigeria Gas Limited has been supplying natural gas via pipelines to industrial customers within the Agbara/Ota (Ogun state) and Aba industrial areas (Abia state) in Southern Nigeria. Our customers range from medium-scale businesses to large corporations, in industries as diverse as glass making, foods and beverages, packaging, pharmaceuticals and chemicals.”

The Federal Government plans the yearlong celebration of Nigeria's centenary starting from this month.

– CAJ News


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