The Oyo State Government, under the leadership of H. E. Engr. Seyi Makinde has enter into agreement between the state and Shell Nigeria Gas on BOOT initiative. The Commissioner for Energy and Mineral Resources of Oyo State, Barr. Seun Ashamu, made this known via his verified Facebook page, that, the government is looking forward to easy distribution of PRMS across the state.
According to the Commissioner, he stated that; “Today the Oyo State Government signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Shell Nigeria Gas (SNG) for the construction of a Pressure Reduction and Metering Station (PRMS) in Oyo State. As part of the project, ancillary gas supply pipelines and distribution facilities from the PRMS to various areas in Oyo State will also be built.”
“The project will be funded by SNG on a Build, Own, Operate and Transfer (BOOT) basis. SNG will transfer the infrastructure to Oyo State after 15 years.”