By Elizabeth Adegbesan and Agency The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said the country (Nigeria) imported 28.9bn litres of petrol among other petroleum products in 2019. The bureau disclosed this in its Petroleum Products Imports and Consumption (Truck out) Statistics Report 2019. The report stated: “The Petroleum Products Importation Statistics for Full Year 2019 […]
<p class="">A chunk of respondents to our survey on ending the petrol subsidy regime say they can’t be bothered. </p> <h1>Nigerians across Pulse Nigeria social media platforms are indifferent about the federal government’s decision to end the petrol subsidy regime. </h1> <p class="">In April, the Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation […]
An official said no casualty was recorded during the inferno.An official said no casualty was recorded during the inferno. The post Fire razes petrol station in Ibadan appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Petrol Two days after the Federal Government announced a downward review of the price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) from N145 to N125, marketers in Anambra are yet to adjust to the new price. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Correspondent who monitored the situation on Friday reports that retail outlets in Awka, the state capital […]
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has counseled the All Progressives Congress (APC) not to play politics with the Coronavirus (Covid-19) but join other well-meaning Nigerians in seeking solution for the scourge.
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the reduction in the pump price of premium motor spirit (PMS) from N145 per litre to about N125. The reduction was as a result of the slump in the international crude oil price from $60 to $30, causing fear of a possible economic crisis. The approval followed a presentation by […]
The Federal Government may have directed the reduction in the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) from N145 per liter to about N130. Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, had last week said the government was in consultation with relevant stakeholders on the possibility of reducing the price following the crash in […]
A tanker loaded with 33,000 litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) leaked some of the inflammable product it was conveying around Ajileti, on Idiroko road, Ogun, causing fire that burnt two vehicles completely.
The Agency said it will continue to collaborate with the NNPC and other Oil Marketing Companies towards improving the regulatory environment. The post Nigerians used 18 billion litres of petrol in 2019 – PPPRA appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Ogun Command, on Wednesday, confirmed the crash of a tanker laden with 33,000 litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) around RCCG Car Park C, near Mowe, on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. Mr Clement Oladele, Ogun Sector Commander of FRSC, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ota, Ogun, that […]
Lagos State got the highest share of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) but none was recorded for Jigawa, Taraba and Yobe states in the second quarter of this year. The post Nigeria imports 5.61 billion litres of petrol between April and June – NBS appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.