President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday led prime authorities officers to flag-off the development of a 614km Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano Gas Pipeline Project.
Buhari and Osinbajo attended the ceremony just about from the State House, Abuja.
Also in attendance on the occasion had been Senate President, Ahmad Lawan; and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila.
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The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation goals to finish the $2.59bn venture in two years.
It stated the development part of the 40-inch by 614km pipeline venture would increase home fuel utilisation.