As queues for fuel continue to grow in most parts of the country, the Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority (NMDPRA) insists there are no plans by the Federal Government to increase the price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS).
The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) said its members can no longer sell premium motor spirit (PMS) at ₦180 per litre. IPMAN said their decision was due to a “hostile” business environment which made some stations shut down. Speaking at a media briefing in Lagos, Akin Akinrinade, chairman, Lagos satellite depot, said selling…
The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) and the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) are at loggerheads over the pump price of petrol.
As fuel scarcity continued unabated nationwide, Bayelsa has directed that no fuel station should sell petrol above N230 per litre as against the national price of N165 per litre.
Minister of state for petroleum Timipre Sylva on Wednesday said there will be a major investigation into the circulation of an unsafe quantity of methanol in petrol imported into Nigeria. Sylva said this during a media briefing after the Federal Executive Council meeting in the State House in Abuja. He did not disclose the identities…
16 Dec 2021
The Independent Petroleum Marketers of Nigeria (IPMAN) has blamed the increase in the pump price of petrol in South-Eastern states on the hike in price at private depots.
17 Nov 2021
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says South-East residents paid the highest average price for Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), popularly known as petrol, in October.
19 May 2021
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says residents of Plateau, Kano and Abia states paid the highest amount for Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), popularly called petrol in April.
21 Apr 2021
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has assured that the pump price of petroleum products would not be increased in the new future.
20 Apr 2021
Long fuel queues returned to the streets of Abuja, Nigeria's capital city, days after the government said there will be no increment in petrol price. Petroleum Tanker Drivers (PTD) responsible for delivering fuel to the filling station had planned to go on strike over the failure of the Nigerian Association of Road Transport Owners (NARTO)…
25 Mar 2021
Indications have emerged that Nigerians may likely pay more for petrol in April. This was disclosed Thursday by the Group General Manager (GMD) of the National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mele Kyari while reacting to a question about the status of petrol's pump price in the country. Kyari spoke during the weekly presidential ministerial media briefing…
18 Mar 2021
The Niger Delta Youth Council (NDYC) has urged the Federal Government to immediately resolve issues that gave rise to uncertainties over the price of petrol in the country.