The living standard of Nigerians has continued to worsen as prices of essential goods maintain an upward trajectory over the last one year.
Nigerians are now faced with what may be termed an existential challenge as they are not just battling escalating prices of foodstuff, but also are spending more to cook.
The cost of cooking gas, also known as Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) has drastically increased in Enugu, the capital of Enugu State, the News Agency of Nigeria reports.
The rising cost of living is impacting globally but differently, and it is clearly evident that expenses and bills continue to rise steeply.
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says the average price for refilling a 5kg gas cylinder of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Cooking Gas) increased to N3,800.47 in April 2022.
Plans are underway by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and its partners to produce 10 per cent of the current demand of Liquefied Petroleum Gas
To address supply gaps in the domestic market for liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), otherwise known as cooking gas, the Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG), has said it will supply 100 per cent of its LPG production ..
Niger Delta Peace Coalition (NDPC), has blamed the activities of the Nigerian Gas Company (NGC), for the astronomic rise in the price of gas, which has made many Nigerian families
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