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.
Angry Nigerians yell at, stone DPR officials over fuel scarcity
Residents of Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, angry at the Federal Government’s failure to address the perennial fuel scarcity in the country, yesterday, yelled and threw stones at officials of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), who were on surveillance visit to some filling stations across the state. The residents and motorists shouted that…
DPR urges NNPC to increase fuel supply to northern states
Officials of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) in Kaduna Zone have appealed to the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to increase fuel supply to seven states under the zone.
DPR, residents, marketers task FG on oil sector deregulation
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has said immediate deregulation of the downstream oil sector will ease the fuel crisis across the nation and sufferings of Nigerians. The DPR Port Harcourt Zonal Operations Controller, Dr. Ibani Frank-Briggs, who stated this yesterday during a surveillance visit to about 12 filling stations in Port Harcourt where residents…
NLPGA to partner regulatory agencies on safety as DPR probes Lagos gas explosion
The Nigeria Liquefied Petroleum Gas Association (NLPGA), the umbrella body for the LPG industry in Nigeria, is collaborating with government regulatory agencies to prevent the incidence of explosion in gas plants across the country.
DPR seals up five filling stations in Ogun
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) on Friday sealed up five filling stations in the Sango-Ota area of Ogun for allegedly selling petrol above N145 per litre and under dispensing.
DPR seals 6 filling stations, enforces N145 per litre in Anambra
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has seal off 6 fuel stations in Anambra for allegedly hoarding and selling petrol above the official pump price of N145 per litre.
DPR seals 13 filling stations in Borno, NSCDC enforces N145 per litre in Lokoja
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has seal off 13 fuel stations in Maiduguri, Borno State for allegedly hoarding and selling petrol above the official pump price of N145 per litre. It had closed 12 stations in December last year for hoarding and selling above N145 a litre in Borno and Yobe states. The development…