Tag Archives: Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR)

PIGB: FG’ll retain, not sack PPPRA, DPR workers – Kachikwu

The Federal Government, on Thursday, allayed fears over the sacking of workers of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) and the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory (PPPRA) stating that workers of both agencies would be assimilated into the new petroleum industry regulator to be set up by the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB). Speaking at a Round table on understanding the ...

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DPR sanctions 31 filling stations in Lagos for selling above N145 per litre

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) in Lagos and Oyo State chapter, went tough on some independent marketers who were selling fuel above approved pump price of N145, sealing up 31 outlets in February 2018. The stations were found to have committed different infractions ranging from products hoarding, selling above pump price and under dispensing of petrol to motorists. In ...

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DPR retrieves 225,000 litres of diverted petrol in Kano

The Kano/Jigawa operations arm of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has on Friday revealed that it has succeeded in retrieving five trucks containing 225, 000 liters of fuel meant to be dispensed in the state but was diverted to an unknown destination. DPR team leader Kano/Jigawa operations, Paul Jehzi, revealed this while displaying the returned trucks at the state’s NNPC ...

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DPR warns Calabar depot operators against bulk-selling, price hike

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has warned oil depot owners at Calabar tank farms to desist from selling petroleum products to bulk buyers and hiking prices of the products. The Operations Controller of DPR in Cross River, Bassey Nkanga, gave the warning, on Tuesday, in Calabar, at a meeting with depot owners and Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria ...

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