21 suffer carbon monoxide poisoning at French Xmas mass
Twenty-one people were hospitalised in northern France, two in a serious condition, after suffering carbon monoxide poisoning during Christmas mass
NNPC explains increase in price of Kerosene
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has attributed the increased in the price of household Kerosene in the country to the pressure of demand and supply.
New refineries to overrun inefficient plants by 2024
An increase in the number of new refining capacity, expected to extend till the end of 2024, signifies major competition ahead for the oil industry, with possible shutdowns, the International Energy Agency (IEA), said in its Oil 2019 Report. The IEA noted specifically that such a capacity expansion will require shutdowns to balance, estimating that…
Cross River IPMAN bans sale of kerosene by surface tank
The Cross River chapter of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has banned the sale and purchase of kerosene by surface tanks in the state.
NBS says price of kerosene increased to N297 in September
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), said the average price per litre paid by consumers for National Household Kerosene increased to N297.28 in September from N288.75 recorded in August.
Kerosene explosion kills two in Ebonyi
Two persons were confirmed dead, following a kerosene explosion that occurred in Umuebe village, Ezzamgbo community in Ohaukwu Local Council Area of Ebonyi State.
LPG, kerosene consumer prices drop year-on-year
Consumer prices of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG/cooking gas), and national Household Kerosene dropped year-on-year in tandem with the declining inflation level in the Nigerian economy. The average price for the refilling of a 5kg cylinder of LPG, according to latest data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), decreased by 8.17 per cent year-on-year to…
Oil marketers dump kerosene importation over profitability
Two years after the Federal Government removed subsidy on National Household Kerosene, Nigerians, who largely depend on the product for domestic use, are facing the worst experience as oil marketers dump the importation over profitability.
How kerosene has become gold
That the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has increased the price of kerosene three times in two months despite the unavailability of the product is disheartening. The fact that kerosene is the major source of household energy used by the poor in Nigeria makes the development unbearable.