A Huge Natural Gas Deposit Found
Sendek Weekly has wrote that a 1 231 Km long gas pipe is to be built that stretches from Arbamich to the Djibouti port. According to the weekly, the gas pipe construction is in line with a recent discovery of a huge natural gas deposit in the Arba minch area of Southern region. It is indicated that the huge gas deposit at the area is exceeding that of Russia’s.
The gas pipe would pass through Hawassa and Dire Dawa to Djibouti. The Ethiopian government has signed an agreement with Djibouti for the construction of the gas pipe, gas storage and refinery complex to be built at Djibouti.
The Djibouti government is also building gas storage and refinery complex with 2.6 billion dollar.