Wednesday, 31st May 2023

Fuel scarcity

20 Mar
Homes built exclusively for renters are becoming hard to come by, as economic uncertainties persist and impact real estate industry.There has also been an overall slowdown in construction activity...
10 Feb
As the crisis generated by the Naira redesign policy of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) deepens, Ondo State has described the policy as “poorly conceptualised, laced with implementation inefficiencies and birthed at a very wrong time,” resulting in chaos across the nation.
9 Feb
After about three months of petrol scarcity in Abuja, which triggered long queues at filling stations, normalcy seems to have returned as commuters go about their daily business without the usual gridlock and long hours of waiting to buy fuel.
9 Feb
The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) says the management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Ltd. (NNPCL) has allocated petrol to its members directly to ease scarcity.
7 Feb
Charismatic Catholic Priest, Fr. Ejike Mbaka, has issued a stern warning to President Muhammadu Buhari over continuous deterioration of the country, asking him to “change” or be ready to face consequences of his actions.
6 Feb
*Tasks NLC, TUC to challenge govt. The Movement for a Socialist Alternative (MSA), a socialist platform in Nigeria, has condemned the untold hardship Nigerians are going through due to what it described as President Muhammadu Buhari regime’s anti-people policies. In a statement signed by its General Secretary, Aj. Dagga Tolar, the organization stated that “week…
4 Feb
Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has deployed Omituntun buses free to ease movement of residents of the state following the twin crisis of new naira-notes and fuel scarcity.
4 Feb
Archbishop of the Metropolitan See of Lagos, the Most Rev. Alfred Adewale Martins on the heels of hardship in the country bordering on fuel scarcity and dearth of physical cash, has appealed to the ruling leaders to rule with compassion and make policies that would not aggravate the sufferings of the masses.
3 Feb
Organised labour has come against the Federal Government over the continued scarcity of fuel and naira notes, stating that the informal economy is the worst hit.
3 Feb
Delta State Government, yesterday, set up a product monitoring team to monitor the distribution of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), known as petrol, to ensure availability of the product at appropriate pricing across the state.
1 Feb
Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has expressed concern over lingering fuel scarcity, warning that it could affect transportation of materials during the general elections.
30 Jan
Residents of Calabar, the Cross River capital, are lamenting the epileptic power supply and the unavailability of petroleum products in the state in the last few weeks.


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