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Revenue, Economy boost as Akwa Ibom launches Coconut Oil Refinery



The Akwa Ibom state has launched the largest coconut oil refinery at Mkpat Enin LG Area of the state.

According to gov, the oil refinery will improve earning of the state and the country at large.

With a capability to bang one million Coconuts per day, the Saint-Gabriel Coconut Refinery will utilize three thousand employees working in three transitions.

Gov Udom Emmanuel the days of over dependency on petroleum for earnings will promptly be over

Gov Udom assured the host town of job opportunities

VP, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo was planned to execute the inauguration but he brought out at the last moment despite coming to Uyo for meetings with APC delegates.

The Responsibility then fell on Senator Gabriel Suswam, the Ex-Governor of Benue State, who advised the governor to duplicate his accomplishments in Akwa Ibom state at the federal level.

Former minister of interior, Senator Abba Moro and others were full of compliment for Akwa Ibom Gov over the accomplishment

The largest coconut oil Refinery , cited at Ikot Akpan Okop town in Mkpa-Enin, was executed on 24th of May 2017 and should have been prepared by 2020 but underwent a set back due to the Coronavirus pandemic