Tag: Petrol

FG Gives Explanation on Deregulation of Oil Downstream Sector

Henry Solomon- July 9, 2020

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources Chief Timipre Sylva says the deregulation of the downstream oil sector was to ensure economic growth and development ... Read More

IPMAN confirms purchase of PMS at N108 per litre ex-depot price

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 10, 2020

The President, Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), Mr Chinedu Okoronkwo says its members have started buying Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) also known as ... Read More

PPPRA Reduces Pump Prices of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) to N123:50

Tanimu- April 1, 2020

The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) has announced further reduction of the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) also known as petrol from ... 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

Oil, Gas Export Sales up to $416m – NNPC

Henry Solomon- October 4, 2018

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says a total of crude oil and gas export sales of 416.07 million dollars was realised in June, which ... Read More

27 ships conveying petrol, food and others, expected at Lagos Ports

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 31, 2018

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said about 27 ships conveying petroleum products, food, and other goods were expected to arrive at Apapa and Tin Can ... Read More

Filling Station Attendants Charge to Court for N139, 000 Worth of Petrol Theft

Henry Solomon- May 9, 2018

Two filling station attendants, Ariyo Obafemi and Lekan Bolarinwa, who allegedly stole their employer’s 96 litres of petrol valued at N139,000, were on Wednesday brought ... Read More

$5b Worth of Petrol Imported to End Fuel Queues

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

469,000 Litres Illegal Petrol Headed for Benin Republic

Tanimu- January 25, 2018

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: Men of the Niger State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) have arrested eight trucks laden with a ... Read More

@NNPCgroup Supplies 1.3 Billion Litres of Petroleum

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

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

30 Ships Laden With Petroleum Products, Food Items To Arrive Lagos Ports

Abdul Jimoh- December 13, 2017

Thirty ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos from Dec.13 to ... Read More

Fuel Scarcity Bites Harder in Plateau State Motorists Spent Night in Queues

Henry Solomon- December 13, 2017

Many motorists spent the night at filling stations in Jos queuing for petrol as the fuel scarcity bites harder in the Plateau State capital. The ... Read More

Fuel Scarcity: Motorists Buy Petrol With Ease in Cross River

Henry Solomon- December 8, 2017

As fuel scarcity and hike in pump price bite harder in some states of the federation, the product situation remains stable in Calabar, the News ... Read More

UK To Ban Petrol, Diesel Cars By The Year 2040

Henry Solomon- July 26, 2017

Britain will ban the sale of new petrol and diesel-powered cars from 2040 as part of a plan to get them off the roads altogether ... 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

36 Days Petrol Sufficiently Available Says NNPC GMD Maikanti Baru

Tanimu- February 5, 2017

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has a 36-day sufficiency of petrol, enough to wet the country, its Group General Manager, Dr ... Read More

Petrol sells for N155 in Kano

editor- January 23, 2017

NAN; Some marketers in Kano State have increased petrol price from the official N145 per litre to between N153 and N155 per litre.It is even ... Read More

NNPC Says No Product Price Increase, Warns Against Panic Buying

Suleiman Idris- January 18, 2017

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation wishes to enjoin motorists in Abuja and its environs, and indeed the federation, not to engage in any panic buying ... Read More