DPR partners NSCDC to prosecute illegal petroleum marketers
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Eket field office says it has strengthened its partnership with the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) to prosecute petroleum marketers operating illegal petrol stations in the state.
DPR shuts filling stations for selling above pump price
In an effort to end fuel scarcity in some parts of the region, officials of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), North West Zone, have shut down two filling stations in Zaria and Hunkuyi Local Government Areas of Kaduna State for selling Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) at N190 per litre.
DPR digitalises approvals, permits, licences, others
The upstream division of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has come up with an Automated Downstream System (ADS), which is a strategy for the automation and digitization of all approvals, permits and licenses by the agency.
DPR seals three 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.
DPR shuts stations hoarding fuel in Warri as scarcity worsens
Peeved by the unending fuel scarcity in Warri and environs allegedly caused by the hording of products by marketers, the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) yesterday raided some erring filling stations in the oil city.
DPR fines, seals six stations
Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has fined six filling stations the sum of N1million each in Kano for allegedly violating its earlier seal sanction. Also, the affected stations whose identities and locations were not disclosed had been placed under maximum closure for six months. DPR stated that no fewer than 90 stations in Kano and…
Adamawa DPR alleges two oil marketers diverted 16 trucks of PMS
Two oil marketers have allegedly diverted 16 trucks of petroleum products meant for Adamawa State. The Controller of Operations of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) for Adamawa and Taraba states, Mr. Mohammed Alaku, disclosed this yesterday in Yola. He said the ghost marketers loaded the trucks from the Calabar depot and claimed Adamawa as…
DPR seals 70 filling stations in six weeks in Delta
The Warri Zonal Office of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), has sealed 70 filling stations for alleged sharp practices in parts of Delta in past six weeks.
DPR to withdraw certificates of stations hoarding fuel in Adamawa
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has warned owners of filling stations in Adamawa and Taraba States they could lose their certificates over hoarding of products.