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IPMAN explains long queues in Abuja, warns against panic buying

By Nana Musa Abuja, Oct. 27, 2020 The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has warned motorists against panic buying of its products, assuring that there is enough fuel on ground. Alhaji Suleiman Yakubu, IPMAN National Public Relations Officer, said that the long queues in...

Long queues resurface at petrol stations in parts of Abuja

By Edith Ike-Eboh Abuja, Oct. 26, 2020 Long queues have resurfaced in most filling stations in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. Naija247news reports that most filling stations along the Kubwa Expressway were filled with motorists trying to buy Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), also known as...

Bayelsa community reports oil leak at Agip’s oilfield

By Nathan Nwakamma Yenagoa, Oct. 26, 2020 The people of Okpoama Community in the Brass Local Government Area of Bayelsa have reported an oil spillage at an oilfield operated by Nigeria Agip Oil Company (NAOC). A community spokesman said the pollution was causing untold hardships...

Association decries increase in administrative charge of imported base oil

By Raji Rasak Lagos, Oct. 20, 2020 The Lubricant Producers Association of Nigeria (LUPAN) on Tuesday decried the arbitrary increase of imported base oil charges from 10k to N1. 23k by the Petroleum Product Pricing Agency (PPPRA). Mr Emeka Obidike, the LUPAN Executive Secretary, said it was...

Explosions: Marketers seek rigorous regulation of gas sale, distribution

By Solomon Asowata Lagos, Oct. 16, 2020 The Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria (MOMAN) has called for “rigorous’’ regulation of the sale and distribution of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) following recurring cases of gas explosion in the country. MOMAN’s Chairman, Mr Tunji Oyebanji made the...

World Bank president commends FG for removing fuel subsidy

By Folasade Akpan Abuja, Oct. 14, 2020 Mr David Malpass, President of the World Bank Group, has commended the Federal Government for removing subsidies on petroleum products. He said this in Washington D. C. on Wednesday at the opening press conference for the World Bank at...

Tank Farms in high density areas may relocate- NASS C’ttee

By Ikuru Lizz Port Harcourt, Oct. 7, 2020 Mr Sergius Ogun, Chairman, National Assembly ad hoc committee on relocation of tank farms, said tank farms sited in high density areas may be relocated for safety of lives and properties. Ogun made the remark on Wednesday...

PENGASSAN pickets oil company over sack of 64 workers

By Esenvosa Izah Lagos, Oct. 6, 2020 Oil workers, under the aegis of Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), on Tuesday picketed the office of Baker Hughes, a multinational oil company, over sacking of 64 workers. Naija247news reports that the picketing took...

FG justifies fuel price hike, comparison with Saudi Arabia, others.

By Rotimi Ijikanmi Abuja, Oct. 3, 2020 The Federal Government says the comparison made by President Muhammadu Buhari on fuel prices between Nigeria, Saudi Arabia and other countries in his 2020 Independence Day national broadcast is justified. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed,...

FG battles use of faulty weighing, measuring equipment in shops, filling stations

By Desmond Ejibas Port Harcourt, Oct. 3, 2020 (NAN) The Federal Government said it had had begun the clamp down on the use of faulty and altered equipment used by some business owners to cheat their customers. The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr Adeniyi...
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