DPR seals NNPC station, others in Ogun over safety lapses, under-dispensing
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has sealed some filling stations in Apomu, near Ifo, Ogun State over “safety lapses.”
IPMAN tasks DPR on unethical practices in downstream sector
The Independent Petroleum Markers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), Western zone, has emphasized the need for the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), to clamp down private depots selling petrol above ex-depot price of N133.28k. The Western zone Chairman of IPMAN, made the appeal in an interactive session with journalists…
DPR warns of marketers’ plans to hoard petroleum products
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has accused petroleum marketers of planning to hoard products and defraud buyers by manipulating dispensing pumps.
DPR seizes 1.5 million litres of contaminated fuel in Lagos
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) on Monday said it seized a vessel, MT JAZI, loaded with 1. 5 million litres of contaminated petroleum product while discharging at Nakem Jetty, Kirikiri, Lagos.
DPR vows to halt sharp practices in fuel marketing
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has expressed its commitment to ensure a hitch-free distribution of petroleum products across the country.
Reps condemn non-payment of $565m outstanding signature bonuses
He thereby queried the unilateral decision of DPR to usurp the presidential directive for the cancellation of 25 oil blocs not fully paid for and unpaid for as contained in a letter dated 20th January 2006.
Government set to deregulate oil sector as scarcity persists
There are indications that the Federal Government will abandon its price modulation policy this week and embrace deregulation.
DPR intercepts 63 diverted trucks of fuel in Kano
He said: “Gombe and Maiduguri DPR offices were placed on alert over the trucks dispatched to their states, to ensure delivery and monitor sales to the public.