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DPR seals illegal filling stations in Adamawa

The Adamawa office of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), has commenced the sealing of illegal filling stations in the state.

Pump adjustment: DPR seals five petrol stations in Enugu

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Enugu Field Office has sealed five petrol stations in the state for adjusting their pumps to under deliver products to members of the public.

DPR lifts sanctions on Petrocam’s 89 filling stations

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has lifted sanctions placed on Petrocam Trading Nigeria Limited, a downstream marketing company, for violating the agency’s rules and regulations.
Melee Kyari

NNPC: Disregard rumour of petrol price increase

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has advised motorists and other petroleum products consumers to disregard trending rumour of a planned hike in the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), otherwise called petrol, saying the statement of the corporation’s Group Managing Director, Mallam Mele Kyari, at the National Assembly yesterday did not suggest any plan to increase the price of the white product.
Melee Kyari

NNPC quells rumours of petrol price increase

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has advised motorists and other petroleum products consumers to disregard trending rumour of a planned hike in the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), otherwise called petrol.

Tanker crashes: FRSC seeks synergy with DPR in Ogun

Worried by the incessant road crashes involving trucks transporting petroleum products across Ogun State, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), has called for synergy with the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) to reduce tanker crashes on the highways.

DPR seals three filling stations in Makurdi

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) on Wednesday sealed three petrol stations in Makurdi over alleged sharp practices.

DPR shuts 17 illegal LPG outlets in Ibadan

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) in Ibadan said on Monday that it closed down 17 illegal LPG skid in Ibadan and issued warning to nine filling plants in the second quarter of 2019.
President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mr. Mele Kolo Kyari as the new Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC).

New NNPC chief, management team assume duty today

The new Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Group Managing Director, Mr. Mele Kolo Kyari, and his management team will assume duty today at the NNPC towers in Abuja.

Enugu government bans operations of IPMAN’s state chapter

The Enugu State Government has banned the operations of the state chapter of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) till further notice.

RMAFC: No going back on banks’ probe for tax collection verification

The Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission on Sunday said there was no going back on the on-going probing of Money Deposit Banks to ascertain the amount of money they collected on behalf of revenue generating agencies of the government.

Residents, traders protest indiscriminate location of gas stations in Ondo

Residents and traders in Akure took to the streets on Saturday to protest the indiscriminate location of gas stations in their neighbourhood.

DPR, NSCDC arrest five illegal cooking gas retailers

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) in conjunction with the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Thursday arrested five illegal dealers of the Liquified Petroleum Gas (LPG) also known as cooking gas in Abuja.
NSCDC

DPR, NSCDC arrest five illegal cooking gas dealers

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) in conjunction with the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) on Wednesday arrested five illegal dealers of the Liquified Petroleum Gas (LPG) also known as cooking gas in Abuja.

Uganda official commends DPR’s regulatory activities

An official of the Petroleum Authority of Uganda has commended the management of Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR)’s professional conducts in carryout its regulatory activities in the oil and gas industry.

Federal government revokes license of MKO Abiola’s Summit Oil

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has revoked five Oil Mining Licenses (OML) and one Oil Prospecting Licence (OPL) belonging to five companies.

Federal government revokes oil licences of five companies

The Federal Government via the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has revoked five oil mining licences (OML) and one oil prospecting licences (OPL) belonging to five companies.
Mordecai Ladan

Federal government wants South Africa to invest in Nigeria’s gas sector

The Federal Government on Thursday advised South African Government to invest in the Nigeria’s gas sector, which it said is currently worth $50 billion (N18 trillion) with a lot of opportunities.

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