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Petrol queues hit Abuja

Long queues have reappeared in Abuja for the purchase of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), also known as petrol.

#FuelHikePrice: Massive queues hit Lagos petrol stations

Frustration is growing in Nigeria as fuel scarcity hit Lagos, Abuja, and several other cities across the country.

Petrol scarcity hits Damaturu

The scarcity of Premium Motor Spirit also known as petrol hit Damaturu, the capital of Yobe on Monday.

Govt suspends IPMAN as fuel scarcity hits Cross River

Scarcity of petroleum has resurfaced in Calabar, the Cross River State capital, as the leadership tussle by members of Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) deepened.

Fuel scarcity: NUPENG issues strike notice to FG

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, on Wednesday, called on President Muhammadu Buhari administration to compel Chevron Nigeria Limited, CNL, to honour the agreement it reached with the union on June 20.

Akwa Ibom: DPR decries artificial fuel scarcity

Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) in Akwa Ibom has decried artificial scarcity of fuel caused by the Petroleum Tanker Driver’s (PTDs) in the state.

Fuel scarcity hits Osun

Despite assurances of availability of Premium Motor Spirit by Federal Government, many petrol stations in Osun were not selling the product. Meanwhile, the few petrol...

NUPENG reacts as Nigerians begin panic buying of fuel

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) on Saturday called on Nigerians to stop panic buying of petrol and diesel...

Disregard rumour of fuel scarcity, NNPC tells Nigerians

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says trending social media report of an impending fuel scarcity due to purported refusal by some oil marketers to lift products from depots was false.

Fuel scarcity looms as oil marketers’ ultimatum expires Monday

Prospects of another round of fuel scarcity in the country emerged Saturday as oil marketers said they were yet to reach an agreement with...

There is enough fuel, no need for panic buying – NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has assured that there is enough fuel in the country and that there is no need for panic buying of petroleum products by motorists and the public.

Era of fuel scarcity is gone for good, says NNPC GMD

The Group Managing Director (GMD), Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr Maikanti Baru, on Saturday assured Nigerians that the era of fuel scarcity is gone for good.

Fuel Scarcity: NUPENG advises Nigerian Govt to `Think outside the box’

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has told the Federal Government to “think outside the box,’’ to end persistent fuel scarcity in Nigeria.

Fuel Scarcity: Charlyboy leads protest to NNPC headquarters

Charles Oputa, a.k.a Charlyboy, on Wednesday led the `Ourmumudondo’ group, on a peaceful protest to the headquarters of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) over lingering fuel scarcity across the country.

Fuel scarcity: Modular refineries is not the solution – LCCI

Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) says establishment of modular refineries will not solve petroleum scarcity in the country.

IPMAN urges NNPC to Reverse sharing formula to prevent imminent Fuel scarcity

The Ejigbo Satelitte Depot of Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has urged the NNPC to reverse its petroleum distribution sharing formula to avert looming fuel scarcity in Lagos.

Fuel scarcity: Kaduna civil servants groan over transport hike

As fuel scarcity bites harder in Kaduna, civil servants are finding it difficult to get to work in time due to hike in transport fares and fewer vehicles plying the roads.

Fuel scarcity: DPR commended for effective monitoring

Some residents of Sango-Ota near Abeokuta, Ogun, have commended the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) for ensuring that officials of various filling stations sell petrol at the government approved price of N145 per litre in the state.

Fuel scarcity: LCCI seeks liberalisation of downstream sector

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), has urged the Federal Government to urgently liberalise the downstream petroleum sector to end the recurring fuel scarcity in the country.

Korodo wants govt to make forex available to oil marketers

A stakeholder in the Oil and Gas Sector on Tuesday urged the Federal Government to make Foreign Exchange (Forex) available to genuine oil marketers to import petrol, along with NNPC, to end its lingering scarcity.

Fuel scarcity: NNPC releases 250 trucks to Lagos

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Sunday said that it had released 250 trucks of petrol to Lagos metropolis for effective dispensing at...

Fuel scarcity: Loading at Ibadan Depot grossly inadequate – IPMAN

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) on Thursday said that petrol allocations by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to Ibadan Depot...

NNPC says days of fuel scarcity are over

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Tuesday assured Nigerians that there would no longer be fuel scarcity which had caused unbearable queues for Nigerians.

Ilorin residents groan as fuel scarcity bites harder

Fuel scarcity has apparently not abated in Kwara, as parents and students among other residents, on Monday, expressed dissatisfaction with the lingering problem. At the...

Fuel scarcity: One of 9 storage facilities functional – IPMAN

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has decried the situation whereby only one storage tank out of nine installed at the Ejigbo...

Fuel scarcity: Nigerian Govt urged to repair refineries

Dr Titus Okunronmu, a former Director, Budgetary Department, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), on Monday, advised the Federal Government to repair all the four refineries in the country.

National Assembly begins investigation into fuel scarcity

The National Assembly on Thursday began a Public Hearing to investigate the lingering fuel scarcity facing the nation.

Fuel scarcity: Marketers blamed for hoarding, unfair profiteering

The South-East Zonal Supervisor, Pinnacle Oil and Gas, Mrs Amaka Okonkwo, has criticised some petroleum product marketers for hoarding and unfair profiteering of the products leading to the current scarcity.

Fuel scarcity: FG, stakeholders to find long-term solution

The Federal Government and critical stakeholders in the nation’s oil and gas sector on Tuesday inaugurated a committee saddled with the responsibility of finding...

Presidency summons stakeholders over fuel Scarcity

Presidency on Tuesday in Abuja summoned critical stakeholders in the nation’s oil sector and the leadership of security agencies in the country to end the scarcity of petrol in the country.

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