Tag: Department of Petroleum Resources

DPR Outlines 4 Cardinal Focus for Downstream Operations

Henry Solomon- September 24, 2020

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) says it has outlined four cardinal focus for downstream operations in its bid to continue to enable business and ... Read More

FG revokes Pan Ocean, 5 others oil licenses

admin- June 6, 2019

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has revoked five Oil Mining Licences (OML) and one Oil Prospecting Licence (OPL) belonging to five companies. In a ... Read More

DPR to Limit Petrol Supply to Border Areas

Henry Solomon- October 24, 2018

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) in Adamawa on Wednesday said it would limit supply of petroleum products to border areas to control the illegal ... Read More

DPR Tasks Depot Owners On Need For Fire Fighting Trucks

Abdul Jimoh- August 16, 2018

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) on Thursday said firefighting truck would henceforth be part of the prerequisites for the renewal of the operating licenses ... Read More

DPR Takes Awareness Campaign Against Kerosene Explosions to Market, Park

Henry Solomon- July 11, 2018

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has taken its awareness campaign against kerosene explosion   to Watt Market and Etim Edem Park in Calabar. Mr Bassey ... Read More

Long Queues: Marketers to Pay N2.5bn Fine For Allegedly Diverting Fuel

Henry Solomon- February 14, 2018

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) on Tuesday fined 20 marketers N2.5 billion for diverting over nine million litres of petrol. The Director of DPR, ... Read More

DPR seals 70 filling stations in 6 weeks in Delta

inno.korie- February 13, 2018

The Warri Zonal Office of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), has sealed 70 filling stations for alleged sharp practices in parts of Delta in ... Read More

Petrol Monitoring: NNPC, DPR Dispense 57,000 Litres Free To Motorists

Abdul Jimoh- December 28, 2017

  A team of officials from Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and security agents on Thursday dispensed 57,000 litres of ... Read More

Fuel Scarcity Will End Soon, DPR Assures Nigerians

Abdul Jimoh- December 28, 2017

Queue At NNPC Mega Station The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) on Thursday assured Nigerians that the lingering scarcity of petrol being experienced across the ... Read More

Oil Bidding Rounds: Publicity Mechanism Would Be Activated For Interested Participants – DPR

Henry Solomon- October 2, 2017

The Management of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) said the department will publicize the process to participants and investors if given requisite by the ... Read More

Nigeria’s refineries produce 5m litres of kerosene daily, meets 60% of domestic consumption- NNPC

inno.korie- July 16, 2017

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it supplies five million litres of Dual Purpose Kerosene (DPK) consumed in the country. The NNPC disclosed this ... Read More

DPR Opens Recruitment Portal For 2016 Job Opening Applications

admin- October 27, 2016

For DPR or Nigerian Federal Civil Service Jobs, the only means of application is through the Federal Civil Service Recruitment Portal or the respective agency's ... Read More

Niger Delta: Joint military force foils attack on Agip’s oilfield, arrest 19 suspected vandals

inno.korie- June 17, 2016

The Joint Military Force deployed to protect oil installations in the Niger Delta, Operation Pulo Shield, on Friday said it foiled an attack on Agip’s ... Read More

DPR Inspects Petrol and Gas Stations

admin- November 12, 2013

By Isaac Nkuma As part of its regulatory duties in the Oil and Gas sector, the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) Abuja Zonal office has ... Read More