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NNPC to support PTD, NUPENG to boost fuel distribution

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it is ever ready to support unions in the sector to enhance the distribution of petroleum products across the country.

Minister: President Buhari administration commits N300bn to road infrastructure

The federal government on Thursday said it had committed N300 billion so far on road infrastructure as against the previous administration, which committed only N18 billion.

DAPPMA calls off 14-day ultimatum over N650 billion debt

The Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association of Nigeria (DAPPMAN) has called off its 14-day ultimatum earlier given to the Federal Government over N650 billion debt owed its members.

Tank farm owners begin repair work on Apapa road

A group of persons under the aegis of Committee of Directors (COD), Ibru Complex, Ibafon, Apapa in Lagos have facilitated the repairs of the dilapidated portions of the Apapa-Oshodi expressway.

NNPC chief Maikanti Baru appeals to NUPENG over ultimatum

Dr. Baru counseled that NUPENG should strive to maintain the harmonious industrial relations that have brought about stability in the industry, reminding its leadership of the criticality of the petroleum sector to the nation’s economy.

Petroleum tanker drivers’ union denies strike threat

The Petroleum Tanker Drivers (PTD) association on Friday in Abuja denied that it threatened to embark on strike.

Don’t engage in panic buying – NNPC tells motorists

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has called on motorists and other petroleum products consumers in Abuja and its environs not to engage in panic buying of products.

Petroleum tanker drivers urge govts to repair bad roads

Petroleum Tanker Drivers (PTD) on Wednesday threatened to boycott bad roads should the Federal Government fail to repairs important roads before the rains begin.

DPR discovers hoarded petrol in three filling stations in Kaduna

A surveillance team of the Department of Petroleum Resource, DPR, North West zone, has uncovered 23, 800 litres of petrol hoarded in three independent filling stations in Kaduna.

Commercialisation of NIPOST will boost revenue generation – expert

Mr Shola Bikestet, the Head, Financial Inclusion Network Group, says partial commercialisation of Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) will boost the revenue generation ability of the agency.

NUPENG decries suffering of Nigerians over fuel scarcity

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has decried the current suffering and pains of Nigerians as a result of the persistent and what it described as unjustified fuel scarcity.

Fuel queues will disappear by weekend – NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), on Thursday, in Abuja says fuel queues will `normalise’ by Friday and disappear by the weekend.

NUPENG assures of regular supply of petrol during Yuletide

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) on Wednesday assured motorists of regular supply of petroleum products to filling stations during the Yuletide and beyond.

NUPENG blames cabal for fuel scarcity

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), has attributed the ongoing scarcity of fuel across the country on a cabal in the downstream sector.

NNPC chief Maikanti Baru working for Nigeria’s interest – Tanker drivers

The Petroleum Tanker Drivers’ branch of the National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas (NUPENG) says Maikanti Baru, group managing director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), is working for Nigeria’s interest.

DSS meets ULC leaders over nationwide strike

Among the leaders of ULC, at the meeting said to have commenced a few minutes to 3 pm were its General Secretary, Didi Adodo, leader of the delegation, Deputy President of ULC, Achese Igwe, and three others.

Fed govt to meet with NUPENG over strike

The Federal Government says it will meet with the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Work, (NUPENG) on Tuesday toward apprehending the ongoing industrial action embarked by the union.

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