Nigeria, ABG of India in Talks About Shipyard, ThisDay Reports

Nigeria’s government is in talks with ABG Shipyard Ltd. (ABGS) of India about setting up a shipyard in the West African nation, ThisDay reported, citing Chief Financial Officer Dhananjay Datar.

Three locations are being considered, two in the oil-rich Niger Delta delta and another in Lagos, the newspaper said, citing unidentified officials in the presidency.

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