Tag: DPR

DPR Reiterates Support for Investment in Oil and Gas

AMT Tanimu- June 29, 2021

DPR Reiterates Support for Investment in Oil, Gas The Director, Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) Mr. Sarki Auwalu, has reiterated the commitment of the organisation ... Read More

We will ensure marketers sell petrol at approved price – DPR

Abdul Jimoh- March 19, 2021

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Katsina State Field Office, says it will ensure petrol is sold at the government-approved price in the state. The ... Read More

Buhari Inaugurates National Oil And Gas Excellence Centre In Lagos

Suleiman Idris- January 21, 2021

The Federal Government says it will spare no effort at diversifying the nation’s economy using the Oil and Gas Industry as a pivot towards expanding ... Read More

DPR shortlists 161 companies for final stage of marginal oilfield bid round

Abdul Jimoh- December 31, 2020

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) says 161 successful companies have been shortlisted to advance to the next and final stage of the bid round ... Read More

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

FRSC, DPR collaborate to curb tanker crashes

Suleiman Idris- September 8, 2020

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has restated commitment to collaborating with the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) in the prevention of road tanker crashes ... Read More

DPR warns against use of cell phones at petrol stations

Abdul Jimoh- August 24, 2020

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has warned motorists to desist from using mobile phones while refueling at filling stations to prevent fire outbreak. Mr ... Read More

OML 98 License Revoked for Non Remittance of Royalties

AMT Tanimu- February 14, 2020

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR)  has officially handed over the Oil Mining Licence (OML) 98 to the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company, a subsidiary of ... Read More

Need for Collaboration Between OPTS and DPR

AMT Tanimu- February 12, 2020

The Director/CEO of the Department of Petroleum Resources, Engr. Sarki Auwalu MNSE played host to the Oil Producers Trade Section (OPTS) group of the lagos ... Read More

DPR seals 10 gas plants, 40 retail outlets

Abdul Jimoh- February 4, 2020

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Warri Zonal Office on Tuesday said it has sealed 10 gas plants and 40 gas retail shops over various ... Read More

DPR set to grant NDPR Licence to Operate 1000bpd modular refinery

Abdul Jimoh- January 13, 2020

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), says plans are ongoing to grant Niger Delta Petroleum Resources Ltd. (NDPR) licence to operate its 1000 barrel per ... Read More

DPR Seals NNPC Filling Station in Uyo

Henry Solomon- December 5, 2019

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Eket Field Office, has sealed the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) filling station in Uyo for discharging petroleum products ... Read More

DPR Discovers Illegal Refineries in Kano

Suleiman Idris- November 20, 2019

The department of Petroleum Resources Kano directorate has sealed off two facilities over alleged involvement in illegal processing of substance suspected to be petroleum Resources. ... Read More

Agency in Ministry of Petroleum Warns Local Oil, Gas Laboratory Scientists

AMT Tanimu- October 9, 2019

Stakeholders have raised the alarm that Nigeria’s external reserves currently at $43.67 billion may further be depleted on account of some ill-equipped laboratories servicing its ... Read More

DPR Seals 11 Filling Stations in Zamfara

Suleiman Idris- July 22, 2019

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has sealed eight additional filling stations in Zamfara State for violating various rules and regulations of the department. The ... 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

Petrol diversion: DPR monitoring team intercepts 5 trucks in Kano

inno.korie- March 9, 2018

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) in Kano has intercepted five trucks laden with 225,000 litres of fuel while being diverted from the State’s NNPC ... Read More