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Motorists queue for petrol in Abuja
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.
18 Mar 2021
The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), Jalingo Chapter has attributed the increase in the pump price of petrol in the state to an increase in depot charge. IPMAN Chairman in the state, Alhaji Lukman Mohammed said this on Thursday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Mohammed said that the…
17 Mar 2021
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has warned members of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association (IPMAN) in Taraba against selling petrol above the official pump price of N162 per litre.
12 Mar 2021
Nigeria's petrol price regulator has pulled down the pricing template for March a few hours after it published it. "PLEASE BE INFORMED THAT PUBLISHED PRICES ARE ONLY INDICATIVE OF CURRENT MARKET TRENDS," Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency said on Friday after deleting the template. The agency is reacting to the nationwide outcry that welcomed the…
12 Mar 2021
Price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) otherwise called petrol has soared to N212.6 per litre, Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) said in a new monthly template. The template published Thursday night shows that the retail price of petrol would sell between market band of N209.61 and N212.61. Marketers usually sell at the upper band.…
8 Mar 2021
Public apprehension over rising global oil prices coupled with the Federal Government’s reported plan to increase petrol freight and by extension petrol price is the result of absence...
1 Mar 2021
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said it has no plans to increase the price of petro in the month of March. NNPC spokesman Kennie Obateru in a statement said the rumoured speculations of an imminent increase in the price of Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) in the country was not true. Obateru stated that the…
8 Dec 2020
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) had agreed to slash N5 from N167.44 per litre during the negotiations with labour that ended early Monday morning. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, who spoke after the negotiations, stated that the reduction would bring down the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) to…
3 Sep 2020
The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva, has reiterated that the federal government is no longer fixing the pump price of petroleum products in the country.
2 Sep 2020
The Petroleum Products Marketing Company (PPMC) has increased the price of petrol from N138.62 per litre to N151.56 per litre. "Please be informed that a new product price adjustment has been effected on our payment platform," PPMC said in a memo to industry stakeholders. "To this end, the price of premium motor spirit (PMS) is…


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