Posts Tagged ‘Petrol’

How Increase In Petrol Price Will Benefit Nigerians — Lai Mohammed

The recent hike of fuel price will benefit Nigerians, the Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government has explained. The increase has led to various reactions, including planned nationwide strike by the labour union. Some Nigerians accused the government of being insensitive to the plight of its citizens, especially during a pandemic. But, Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information, […]

“Cover Your Face In Shame” — Garba Shehu Under Fire For Saying Petrol Sold At N600 Per Litre Under PDP

Garba Shehu, spokesman of President Muhammadu Buhari, has been criticized following his reaction to the increase in petrol price. The presidential spokesman in a tweet via his official Twitter handle, @GarShehu on Tuesday night, said the product sold at a higher rate when the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, was in power. According to him, petrol […]

Kano: Sell Petrol For N150 Per Litre – IPMAN To Members

Petrol sellers under the Kano branch of Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), has been instructed by the association to sell petrol at N150 per litre. This revelation was made by the Chairman IPMAN, Bashir Dan-Malam, in a statement to reporters in Kano. The Chairman stated that it all came to be as a […]

“Reduce Fuel Price, Increase Unfair To Nigerians” — SERAP To FG

Socio-economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has frowned at the decision of the Muhammadu Buhari-led regime to increase the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit, also known as petrol from N140.80 to N143.80 per litre, calling it an unfair treatment of Nigerians who are battling with the economic implications of the Covid-19 lockdown. The Petroleum […]

NNPC Assures Nigerians Of Enough Petroleum Products During Easter

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has assured Nigerians of availability of sufficient petroleum products to guarantee hitch-free celebration of Easter. The NNPC Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Dr. Kennie Obateru, gave this assurance in a press release on Wednesday in Abuja. Dr. Obateru quoted the Managing Director of the Petroleum Products Marketing […]

Priest mistakes petrol for holy water sparking deadly fire

At least six people have died in a pipeline explosion in Nigeria after a priest mistook a can of gasoline for holy water in a healing service. A pastor unwittingly poured petrol over a parishioner, who was set alight by a nearby church candle at the Gloryland Estate on the outskirts of Lagos on Thursday […]