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ABUJA — The new National President of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), Alhaji Debo Ahmed, has appealed to the management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited to ensure payment of outstanding bridging claims owed members of the Association. He made the appeal during the inauguration of the new national leadership of the association in Abuja. Ahmed succeeded the immediate past President of IPMAN, Mr. Habu Fari whose tenure expired last...

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ABUJA — Senate President Ahmed Lawan has said President Muhammadu Buhari did not direct anyone in his administration to implement the removal of petroleum subsidy. Recall that the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Hajiya Zainab Ahmed, had announced last October that the federal government made provision for petrol subsidy only for the first six months of 2022 as the government looked towards complete deregulation of the sector. She had said: “In our 2022...

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ABUJA — Governors of the 36 states of the federation have argued that if the fuel subsidy regime continues, some state governments would be unable to pay salaries in 2022, and agreed to back the Federal Government’s plan to give poor Nigerians N5,000 transport palliative. Nasir El-Rufai, Governor of Kaduna State who disclosed this on Tuesday during the launch of the World Banks’ November 2021 Nigeria Development Update report in Abuja, decried the high cost...

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ABUJA — The Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority, (NMDPRA), Engr. Farouk Ahmed says the federal government the current pump price would remain for now with the expected high rate of travel during the festive period. Presently, petrol sells at N162/163 per litre in most major petrol stations with independent marketers selling at N165/litre. Ahmed made the disclosure to journalists in Abuja through Ogbogu Ukoha, Executive Director, Distribution Systems,...

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A public commentator, Ahmed Bakare in Zamfara state attributed the fuel scarcity experienced in the state as artificial, alleging that the government is involved in the situation. Bakare stated that most of the filling stations in the country are owned by the people in the corridors of power, adding that the federal government has woefully failed in its fight against monumental corruption in the country. He alleged that corruption has become legalized in disguise as...

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Nigeria has lost its tank as the top Africa oil producing country to Libya as its crude oil production further fell last month amid lingering supply disruptions. This was according to a news report by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC). According to the report, Nigeria told OPEC that its oil production fell to about 1.23 million barrels per day in October from about 1.23 million bpd in the previous month. This was...

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LAGOS — Importers of Liquefied Petroleum Gas, popularly called cooking gas, have stopped importing the commodity. Investigations also show that the cost of the product increased by 240 per cent for 12.5kg, jumping from N3,000 to N10,200 between January and October. About 65 per cent of LPG is imported into Nigeria, while domestic production accounts for 35 per cent, hence the halt in imports could further shoot up cooking gas price if the situation is...

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ABUJA —  The Nigeria National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited, started its new week on a cheerful note as the country on Monday stepped into the global Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) market for the first time in 22 years. It was a step expected to strengthen Nigeria’s footprint in the global LNG market after the lifting that occurred from Bonny Island, Rivers State. The maiden LNG export from NNPC LNG Ltd, an arm of the NNPC...

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ABUJA — Oil production in Nigeria rose to an average of 1.25 million barrels per day in September from 1.24 million the previous month according to data from the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR). According to the 2021 crude oil and condensate production report, the increase represented 0.8 percent from the August production figure. However, it is still among the lowest since January 2021. Recently, vice-president Yemi Osinbajo had admitted the country’s low oil production...

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The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, has announced that its Petroleum Tanker Drivers (PTD) will commence strike on Monday due to the deplorable state of the nation’s highways and other issues which necessitated the strike Mr. Tayo Aboyeji, South-West Zonal Chairman of NUPENG, who confirmed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), said the union has lost many lives and property due to bad roads. “We are going on a...

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