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Police parades 13 suspected oil thieves

The Nigeria Police Force has paraded 13 suspects arrested for criminal conspiracy, pipeline vandalism and theft of product of Premium Motor Spirit, PMS.

Nigerian Army arrests 40 suspects, recovers 400 jerry cans of petrol from vandals

The Nigerian Army said on Thursday that it arrested 40 suspected vandals, cultists and impersonators and recovered over 400 jerry cans filled with petroleum products.

NBS: Bauchi residents paid N144 per liter of petrol in April

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says residents of Bauchi State bought a litre of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), also known as petrol, at an average of N144.17 in April.

NNPC: Nigeria recorded 194 pipeline vandalism cases

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says the nation recorded 194 cases of pipeline vandalism between January 2017 and the corresponding period of this year.

NNPC boosts gas-to-power supply by 88.89 percent

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has increased the supply of gas to the power sector between January 2017 to January 2018 by 88.89%.

Customs seize N53.4 million prohibited items from smugglers in Ogun

The Ogun State Command of the Nigeria Customs Service says its men have intercepted and seized 30 prohibited items with Duty Paid Value (DPV) of N53.4 million in two weeks.

DPR clamps down on NNPC petrol station in Abuja

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has clamped down on a petrol station affiliated to Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) for selling fuel at N181 per litre and under dispensing the product.

NSCDC arrests 44 suspected criminals in Plateau

The Nigerian Secur‎ity and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Plateau Command, said on Tuesday that it had arrested 44 suspects for various crimes in the first quarter of 2018.

Nigeria’s under-recovery petrol importation hits N1.4 trillion

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, Thursday disclosed that Nigeria currently records about N1.4 trillion yearly as under-recovery from its importation and sale of Premium Motor Spirit at N145 per litre.

Nigeria imports $5.8 billion worth of petrol to tackle fuel crisis

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it has imported 9.8 million metric tons of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) worth $5.8 billion to combat the fuel crisis that resurfaced since late last year.

Fuel price: Edo monitors filling stations to ensure compliance

Edo State Commissioner for Minerals, Oil and Gas, Mr. Joseph Ugheoke, has commended Independent Marketers of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) in Benin metropolis for complying with the stipulated pump price of N145 per litre.

Return to official petrol pump prizes excites Warri residents

Residents of Warri and its environs have commended officials of the Petroleum Products Marketing Company (PPMC) over what they called ‘efficient strategy’ in the supply of petroleum products which has led to the crash of petrol otherwise known as PMS to the official pump prize in most filling stations.

NASRDA calls for policy, planning on air quality

The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) has stressed the need for policy and planning on air quality to safeguard citizens from harmful effects of air pollutants.

Anxiety as petrol tanker falls on Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway

There was anxiety and palpable fear on Friday morning as a tanker loaded with Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), tumbled at Iyana-Ilogbo axis along the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway, spilling its content in the process.

IPMAN warns members on diversion, hoarding of petrol

As scarcity of petroleum products persists, the leadership of Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has warned its members against diversion of petrol otherwise known as Premium Motor Spirit (PMS).

DPR seals 3 filling stations in Jigawa over fraudulent activities

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) Kano/Jigawa operations, has sealed three filling stations in Jigawa for over-pricing, hoarding and outright diversion of the product.

Nigeria imports $5.8bn worth of petrol to tackle fuel crisis

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it has imported 9.8 million metric tons of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) worth $5.8 billion to combat the fuel crisis that resurfaced since late last year.

DPR seals affiliate NNPC station for selling above pump price in Bayelsa

The Department of Petroleum Resources, Bayelsa State, has sealed off an affiliate NNPC filling station at Edepie in Yenagoa Local Government Area of the state for selling above government stipulated price through under-dispensing.

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