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Adequate Fuel Supply; NNPC Making Good Its Promise

By Adewole Kehinde Since his assumption of office as the GMD of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mallam Mele Kyari and his management team has made well, NNPC’s promise to ensure Nigerians enjoy a hitch-free celebration to date. It will be recalled that on October 22, 2021, the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria…

Another Fuel Scarcity Looms In Nigeria

If the threat by owners of mega fuel stations in Nigeria under the aegis of Mega Filling Station Owners of Nigeria, AMFSON, is anything to go by, then Nigerians will have to prepare for another round of scarcity of petrol. This is because the body has vowed to shut down operations if the Federal Government…

Fuel Scarcity To End Next Week—Kachikwu

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, has assured Nigerians that the lingering scarcity of petrol would be over in the first week of April. Kachikwu, who appeared before the Senate Committee On Petroleum Downstream on Tuesday in Abuja, when he was summoned, also apologised for remarks he made at the State House last…

Fuel Scarcity: Tinubu Fumes Over Kachikwu’s Comments

National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has kicked against remarks made by Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, on the lingering petrol scarcity in the country. Kachikwu had said last week that Nigerians may have to bear the hardship for two more months because he was not a magician that can…

Fuel Scarcity: Nigerians To Bear With Us Till May—FG

Nigerians may have to suffer a little bit longer if comments by the Federal Government on the lingering fuel scarcity are anything to take serious. This is because the government has categorically emphasised that Nigerians may continue in the anguish of petrol dearth at least for the next two months. Minister of​ State for Petroleum,…

These are surely not the best of times for Nigerians who have to go through the present harsh weather condition in agony without choice. Our correspondent gathered that what has made the condition worse is the fact that they have been in total blackout for days without electricity. Another salt added to their injury is…

NNPC Shut Down Nationwide As Workers Begin Strike

Employees of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, have embarked on an indefinite strike following the unbundling of the corporation by the Federal Government on Tuesday. Yesterday, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, announced that the government has unbundled NNPC into seven units namely downstream, refineries, gas and power, finance and accounts,…