Tag: petrol

YNaijaJanuary 20, 2023

2023: Only unpatriotic Nigerians will vote for Tinubu, others – Obasanjo; FG quietly approves ₦‎185 per litre as petrol pump price | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss: 2023: ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 5, 2020

Marketers push for hike as petrol sell for N150 per litre | 5 Things that Should Matter Today

Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) petrol may sell for N150 per litre in August as marketers are pushing for an upward review. This ...

Omoleye OmoruyiApril 18, 2018

The Big 5: NBS says Nigeria has no authentic data on petrol consumption; former first lady, Barbara Bush dies and other top stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today. Nigeria’s economy which grew by 0.8 percent in 2017 will end ...

AzeezDecember 27, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 27th of December

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: NNPC, marketers need to stop accusing each other over ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 14, 2017

We would serve free petrol to motorists from stations hoarding it – NPMC

The Managing Director, Nigerian Product Marketing Company (NPMC), Umar Ajiya, on Wednesday, said petrol from filling stations found to be ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 1, 2017

No price hike, there’s steady supply of fuel – NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Thursday said it had not increased the former depot price of Premium Motor ...

AzeezSeptember 6, 2017

Reduction of petrol by N2 ridiculous – PENGASSAN

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria had described as ridiculous the reduction of the price of ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 4, 2017

Marketers react to NNPC’s claims of reduction in price of fuel

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) had on Sunday stated that its sustained intervention in the efficient supply and distribution ...

AzeezJune 3, 2017

Senate’s proposed N5 petrol levy a huge joke – NUPENG

The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has described the proposed N5 petrol levy by the Senate as ...

AzeezMay 26, 2017

Senate scraps NNPC in new PIB bill

The Senate on Thursday passed a part of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB). One of the highlights of the bill ...

AzeezMay 2, 2017

FG will stop importation of petrol by 2019 – NNPC

by Azeez Adeniyi The Federal Government has said it is determined to stop the importation of Premium Motor Spirit otherwise known ...

AzeezApril 30, 2017

NNPC reduces importation of petrol by 45%

by Azeez Adeniyi The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has reduced its importation petroleum from about 95 per cent to ...

AzeezFebruary 2, 2017

“Report filling stations selling petrol above N145” – DPR

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) in Bayelsa  said it has intensified regulatory activities to check unauthorised hike in the ...

AzeezJanuary 25, 2017

Why the power sector is almost collapsing- Fashola

Minister of Power, Works and Housing,  Babatunde Fashola has said vandalism and liquidity issues has led to the collapse of ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 18, 2017

Don’t panic buy, we have 1.3bn litres of petrol – NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Wednesday dismissed a report that there would be an increase in price of ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 25, 2016

Petrol to remain at N145 – NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Tuesday denied rumours that the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit, popularly known ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 7, 2016

PENGASSAN begins strike action

Following days of threats, the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), on Thursday, announced that it has ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 17, 2016

Babajide Ajidagba: Rationalising governance beyond ‘economic diversification’ (Y! Naira&Kobo)

By Babajide Ajidagba One of the often used words by President Buhari, Vice President Osinbajo and others on their team during ...

Mazi EmekaJune 13, 2016

EFCC seizes $18m house from Diezani (VIDEO)

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said that its investigations into corruption has led to the recovery of ...

Mazi EmekaJune 13, 2016

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

These are the top five stories to monitor today. 1. FG job recruitment website crashes The website established by the ...

Mazi EmekaJune 13, 2016

How Obasanjo tried (but failed) to put ‘half of Nigeria’s vehicles on gas’

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, on Sunday, revealed that his administration intended to reduce Nigeria’s dependence on petrol by developing the ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 27, 2016

Enough is Enough: President Buhari, where are we going?

‘Every generation must out of relative obscurity, discover its mission, fulfill it, or betray it.’ – Frantz Fanon In January ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 24, 2016

In a couple of days, plenty of petrol will arrive Nigeria

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has assured that in about 2 days, 10 vessels carrying petrol will ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 18, 2016

As NLC and FG fail to reach an agreement, nationwide strike looms

The leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress on Tuesday, May 17 exited its talks with the Federal Government over the ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 12, 2016

Oby Ezekwesili takes a stand on why #OccupyNigeria was more than about fuel subsidy

Following the removal of the subsidy placed on petrol by the Federal Government on Wednesday, May 11, many Nigerians have ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 12, 2016

The NLC has issued the FG a warning

The Federal Government on Wednesday, May 11 removed the subsidy on petrol and gave freedom to any Nigerian entity to ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 9, 2016

Ships have arrived at Lagos ports with more petrol

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has revealed that Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos are expecting about 28 ships with ...

Adebayo EmuleomoApril 26, 2016

The police can now arrest you for buying fuel in jerrycans

Inspector-General of Police, IGP Solomon E. Arase, has instructed all Zonal Assistant Inspectors-General as well as FCT/State Commands Commissioners of ...

Mazi EmekaMarch 15, 2016

Importation of petrol much more cheaper than domestic production – Ibe Kachikwu

Contrary to the belief that domestic refining of fuel would save Nigeria huge sums of money, the Minister of State for ...

Mazi EmekaMarch 13, 2016

‘Fuel crisis to end in 2 days’

As Nigerians continue to struggle under the weight of fuel scarcity which has affected several economic and human activities in ...

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