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Nigeria to legalize mini refineries and supply them with crude [Business Africa]

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Nigeria to legalize illegal local oil refineries

The Nigerian government has stated its intention to legalize local refineries in the Niger Delta oil hub by the end of the year.

The government has been in talks with community leaders since last year to end militant attacks on oil production facilities, which cut output by 700,000 barrels a day for several months last year.

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