Tag: Fuel

Providers of Substandard Fuel Must Be Held Accountable… President Buhari Directs

Henry Solomon- February 10, 2022

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered that producers and providers of consumable products be held accountable for substandard services and or products sold by them.   ... Read More

Hundreds Scoop Fuel at Tanker Accident Scene

Henry Solomon- June 8, 2021

Hundreds of people have put their lives at risk this evening scooping fuel from tanker accident around Kawo area of Kaduna metropolis. The driver of ... Read More

NNPC Says No Increase in Fuel Price in March

AMT Tanimu- March 1, 2021

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has ruled out any increment in the ex-depot price of petrol in March 2021. A Statement by the Group ... Read More

Governor Zulum to Establish 4 Mega Stations to Improve Fuel Supply in Borno

Henry Solomon- April 4, 2020

Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno has unveiled plans by the state government to establish four mega filling stations to enhance fuel supply in the state. ... Read More

Yuletide: PPPRA assures of availability of petroleum Products

Abdul Jimoh- December 4, 2019

The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) has assured Nigerians of availability of petroleum products throughout the yuletide period. The Executive Secretary of the Agency, ... Read More

Average price per litre of kerosene up in August – NBS

Henry Solomon- September 17, 2019

The average price per litre paid by consumers for National Household Kerosene increased to N319.94 in August 2019 from N316.03 in July, according to the ... Read More

Nigeria Has The Capacity to Generate Over 7,000MW of Electricity – Fashola

Henry Solomon- March 19, 2018

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola says that the country now has the capacity to generate not less than 7,000 Megawatts ... Read More

$5b Worth of Petrol Imported to End Fuel Queues

AMT Tanimu- February 21, 2018

Ndu Nghamadu, Abuja: The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it has imported 9.8 million metric tons of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) worth $5.8 billion ... 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

Speaker Dogara Suggests Permanent Solution to Embarrassing Fuel Scarcity

AMT Tanimu- February 6, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has advocated for local refining of crude oil to make fuel available and ... Read More

Nigeria Customs Discover Fuel Smuggling Syndicate at Seme Border

AMT Tanimu- January 23, 2018

Taupyen Kashang, Lagos: The Customs Area Controller (Compt. Mohammed Aliyu A.) after welcoming the Pressmen to the Command disclosed that the achievement of the Command ... Read More

@NNPCgroup Supplies 1.3 Billion Litres of Petroleum

AMT Tanimu- January 1, 2018

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) through its Downstream subsidiary, the Petroleum Products Marketing Company (PPMC), sold and distributed a total of ... Read More

President Buhari Speaks to Nigerians on #FuelScarcity

AMT Tanimu- December 24, 2017

The fuel scarcity being experienced nationwide is regrettable. I sympathize with all Nigerians, on having to endure needless fuel queues. I'm being regularly briefed, especially ... Read More

12 Ships Arrive Lagos Ports With Petrol, Other Commodity

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 13, 2017

Twelve ships laden with various products, including petrol, are at the Lagos ports waiting to berth, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said on Thursday. The ... Read More

The Senate Is Calling For Massive Sack In NNPC For Fuel Theft

AMT Tanimu- April 17, 2017

Aliyu Sabi, Abuja: The Senate has commended the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) for responding to the motion moved during a plenary session by Senator ... Read More

NNPC Has 36-Day Petrol Sufficiency – Baru, GMD

Henry Solomon- February 5, 2017

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has a 36-day sufficiency of petrol, enough to wet the country, its Group Managing Director (GMD), Dr Maikanti Baru, ... Read More

NNPC Commences Moves To Reduce Fuel Importation

AMT Tanimu- January 8, 2017

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has commenced moves to reduce products importation by boosting the capacity utilization of the refineries to ... Read More

#News Summary: All you need to know: Rumors of Fuel Price Increase and many more…

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 26, 2016

Rumors Of Fuel Price Increase The Nigerian National Petroleum Cooperation-NNPC has debunked rumors of fuel increase. Latest report just coming in says, the reports of fuel ... Read More

FG Is Yet To Constitute Committee On The New National Minimum Wage – NLC

Henry Solomon- July 4, 2016

The Nigerian labour Congress (NLC), on Monday said that the Federal Government is yet to constitute the committee on the new National Minimum Wage. The ... Read More

Minister Fashola Seeks Cooperation of Nigerians For Realization of Change Agenda

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 22, 2016

The Power, Works and Housing Minister, Mr. Babatunde Fashola SAN, has again assured the nation that incremental, steady and eventual uninterrupted power supply is achievable ... Read More