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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.

NBS: Average prices of petrol, diesel fell in April 2018

The average price per litre paid by consumers for petrol decreased by 7.3 per cent to N151.4 in April 2018 from N163.4 recorded in March 2018, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said.

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: No going back on 2019 fuel importation deadline

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said there is no going back on a December 2019 deadline set to stop importation of petroleum products into the country.

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 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.

Lagos CP probes killing of 16 year old boy during protest

The Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Edgal Imohimi, has ordered investigation into the killing of a 16-year-old boy, Emmanuel Chukwu, allegedly shot by the police.

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.

House of Reps summons Ibe Kachikwu, Maikanti Baru, others over N24 billion monthly subsidy...

The House of Representatives has again queried the N24bn which the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation claim it incurs monthly on payment of subsidy on imported Premium Motor Spirit popularly known as petrol.

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).

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.

Ibe Kachikwu: Petrol queues may not disappear soon

The queues for Premium Motor Spirit, popularly known as petrol, in some parts of the country may not go away soon, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, said on Thursday.

DPR seals 7 filling stations in Umuahia

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Abia State, on Monday, sealed seven filling stations in Umuahia, the Abia State capital, for selling Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) above the government-approved price of N145 per litre.

Why fuel scarcity will persist – IPMAN

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has said that scarcity of fuel would persist unless government breaks the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)’s monopoly of importation and distribution of petroleum products.

Fuel crisis: Mega filling otation owners applauds NNPC

The Association of Mega Filling Station Owners of Nigeria (AMFSON) has commended the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) in his quest towards bringing the fuel scarcity to an end.

President Buhari approves rebuilding of communities affected by herdsmen’s attacks

The National Economic Council was on Thursday given an interim briefing on the NEC Working Group’s assignment on herdsmen-farmers clashes.

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