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Depot, petroleum marketers give Nigerian gov’t 14-day ultimatum over N650bn debt

The Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association of Nigeria, DAPPMAN, on Tuesday gave the Federal Government a 14-day ultimatum to settle a N650 billion debt...

DPR shuts 4 filling stations in Warri for fuel hoarding, over-pricing

The Warri Zonal Office of the Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR, on Monday sealed four petrol stations in Warri over sharp practices. The Warri Zonal...

DPR seals three fuel stations in Calabar

The Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR, has shut down three fuel stations in Cross River for not accounting for three trucks of fuel. DPR Operations...

Senate gives NNPC 7 days to end fuel crisis

The Senate on Thursday urged the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC to, within seven days, end lingering scarcity of petrol and clear queues in...

Bad roads: Petroleum tanker drivers threaten boycott

Petroleum Tanker Drivers, PTD, on Wednesday threatened to boycott bad roads should the Federal Government fail to repair important roads before the rains begin. The PTD...

Residents cry out, as petrol scarcity persists in Jigawa

As petrol scarcity bites harder in Dutse, residents have urged the Federal Government to take decisive measures to restore normalcy in the supply of...

Nigeria’s inability to refine crude oil shameful – Kachikwu

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, has lamented Nigeria’s continued inability to refine its crude oil, describing it as “shameful”. He said when Nigeria begins...

Nigerians won’t go into New Year with petrol scarcity, NNPC vows

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Maikanti Baru, has vowed that Nigerians will not go into 2018 with the...

Fuel scarcity: ‘A daidaita Sahu’ fares doubled in Kano

As petrol scarcity bites harder in Kano metropolis, commercial tricycle operators on Friday increased their fares by about 70 per cent. The petrol scarcity had...

‘NNPC owing petrol marketers N800b’

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC is owing the Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association, DAPPMA, N600billion. Executive Secretary of the association, Olufemi Adewole, revealed...

No plan to hike fuel price, Nigerian govt insists

The Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Monday restated that the Federal Government had no plan to increase the pump price of petrol in 2018. Mr Osinbajo...

Buhari working hard to end fuel scarcity, Osinbajo says

The Buhari administration is doing everything possible to quickly resolve the petrol shortages experienced by Nigerians, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said. Mr Osinbajo said...

Fuel scarcity: NSCDC seals 2 filling stations in Niger

The Task Force set up by the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, in Niger to monitor the sale and distribution of petroleum...

Motorists to be served free petrol from stations found hoarding – NPMC

Umar Ajiya, the Managing Director, Nigerian Product Marketing Company, NPMC, on Wednesday, said petrol from filling stations found to be hoarding products would be...

Motorists in FCT accuse fuel stations of hoarding, selling petrol below capacity

Motorists around Abuja on Tuesday blamed owners of filling stations for selling petroleum products below capacity, thereby causing artificial scarcity of the white products. A...

NNPC boss, Baru, rushes back home to battle fuel queues

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Maikanti Kacalla Baru, Tuesday, cut short his trip to London, as concerns increased...

DPR seals 27 filling stations in Akwa Ibom

The Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR, Eket field office, said it sealed 27 filling stations for selling above government’s approved pump price of N145...

IPMAN to punish members found hoarding, diverting petrol

By Mustapha Usman, Kano As petroleum scarcity persists in Kano State, the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria, IPMAN, has warned its members against hoarding...

DPR seals 15 filling stations in Kano

By Mustapha Usman, Kano The Kano office of the Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR,  has sealed 15 filling stations for various violations in the wake...

Tambuwal to revoke C of O of filling stations hoarding fuel

Press Release Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal said the government will revoke the Certificate of Occupancy (C of O) of any filling station found hoarding fuel...

Petrol scarcity hits Kano

By Mustapha Usman, Kano Long queues of vehicles have resurfaced at filling stations in Kano metropolis as fuel scarcity hit the state. DAILY NIGERIAN observed that majority...

How Baru raises the bar in fuel availability at Yuletide, by Earnest Ajala

The time was December 2015 and the venue, filling stations across towns and cities, the nook and crannies of the country. The stage was...

Fuel scarcity will linger, unless… – NUPENG

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) said the ongoing fuel scarcity across the country will continue unless the Central Bank...

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