Why FG plans to ban consumer ownership of cooking gas cylinders – Official
The Federal Government’s plan to ban consumer ownership of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) cylinders is aimed at enhancing safety and deepening cooking gas penetration in the country, an official said on Tuesday.
Why price of cooking gas fluctuates, by DPR
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has blamed the unstable pricing of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) or cooking gas on the non-regulation of the sector, market forces and importation.
Price of cooking gas drops further on rising adoption
The average price for the refilling of a 12.5kg cylinder for Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Cooking Gas) decreased by -2.34% month-on-month and by -5.76% year-on-year to N4,124.20 in September 2019 from N4,223.08 in August 2019, largely due to the adoption of LPG in any households.
FG affirms removal of VAT on cooking gas
The Federal Government has confirmed the removal of Value Added Tax (VAT) on Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) in Nigeria, otherwise known as cooking gas. This means that the cost of LPG, commonly referred to as cooking gas, will be relatively stable, thus attracting many investors and users in the country.
Fake cylinders: LPG advocate warns `bomb-like’ explosions may hit Nigerian homes
Worried by the continued influx of fake and sub-standard Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) cylinders into Nigeria, a cooking gas advocate has warned that Nigerian homes may start experiencing `bomb-like’ explosions in their kitchens soon, caused by fake cylinders.
Price of cooking gas drops in May — NBS
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said that the average cost of refilling a five kilogramme (kg) cylinder of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Cooking Gas) dropped to N2,028.04 in May 2019 from N2,046.53 in April 2019.
Group empowers Kaduna women on entrepreneurship, start-up capital
Al-Manar Women Association (AMWA), a Kaduna-based group of elite Hausa women, has trained 200 indigent women on keys to successful entrepreneurship and also supported the women with start-up grants and various tools. Held at the Dialogue Conference Hall, Ali Akilu Road, Kaduna State recently, with the theme: “Business Creation and Development, Stimulating Start-ups,” household entrepreneurs…
‘Investments in cooking gas will check deforestation’
Nipco Plc has restated its commitment to addressing deforestation in some parts of Nigeria, leveraging its investments in cooking gas. Managing Director of the company, Sanjay Teotia, said this at the 8th annual international conference and exhibition of the Nigerian Liquefied Petroleum Gas Association (NLPGA) in Abuja. He maintained that NIPCO’s huge investments in the…