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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.…
11 Mar 2021
The Senate Committee on Public Accounts, yesterday, said it had uncovered a N120 billion differential in subsidy payment to the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association...
3 Feb 2021
Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) have said they are studying new regulations adopted by the Federal Government yesterday
16 Jan 2021
The increment in the price of crude oil at the international market has pushed the price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) landing cost to N160 per litre.
31 Dec 2020
The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) has warned marketers of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) and other petrol products against profiteering during the new year celebration and beyond.
9 Dec 2020
At a time Nigerians are yet to come to terms with the last increase in pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), stakeholders in the petroleum industry are divided over a new price of N162 agreed between the Federal Government and the Organised Labour yesterday.
21 Nov 2020
With the latest increase in the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) otherwise known as petrol, Nigerians have, no doubt, begun to feel the pressure that comes with deregulation.
11 Nov 2020
The Nigeria LPG Association, NLPGA, has described the 2,050 per cent increase in the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) Administrative fee on LPG (Cooking Gas/Autogas) as illegal and capable of affecting the Federal Government National LPG Expansion Plan and the National Gas Expansion Programme. The National LPG Expansion Plan and the National Gas Expansion…
1 Nov 2020
Despite crude oil prices falling to $36 per barrel in the last few days, Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) is still being sold at between N159 to N162 per litre across the country, by petroleum marketers.
16 Oct 2020
The collection of N14, 000 per Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS)-compliant Federal Government worker could be main driver of the confusion in the payment system in the universities, oil and gas sector and other agencies.
22 Sep 2020
Sir: The National Association of Seadogs (Pyrates Confraternity) notes with utmost dismay the recent 100 per cent increase in electricity tariff by the Nigerian Electricity Regulation Commission (NERC).
21 Sep 2020
The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) says the Federal Government has spent a total of N8.94 trillion on oil subsidy between 2006 and 2015.


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