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Nigerian Navy intercepts Cotonou boat with 35,000 litres of stolen petrol

Navy intercepts Cotonou boat with 35,000 litres of stolen petrol 

The Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Beecroft has intercepted a wooden boat popularly called ‘Cotonou boat’ laden with stolen petrol worth N5.75 million.  The Executive...

Nigerian Navy intercepts Cotonou boat with 35,000 litres of stolen petrol

Nigerian Navy intercepts Cotonou boat with 35,000 litres of stolen petrol

By John Omoaka The Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Beecroft has intercepted a wooden boat popularly called ‘Cotonou boat’ laden with stolen petrol worth N5.75 million. The...

Petrol still retails at N145 per litre, says PPPRA

Petrol still retails at N145 per litre, says PPPRA

The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA), has refuted growing speculation on the purported imminent price increase in the pump price of Premium Motor...

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NLC strike: NNPC reassures consumers of petrol supply

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, has warned motorists and other consumers of petroleum products...

Customs intercepts N1.5bn petrol in Ogun Creek

Customs intercepts N1.5bn petrol in Ogun Creek

Customs Federal Operations Unit (FOU) Zone ‘A’ Ikeja has intercepted N1.5 billion worth of petroleum products on the verge of being smuggled out of the...

Petrol still retails at N145 per litre, says PPPRA

Nigeria imports 4.79 billion litres of petrol – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said 4.79 billion litres of Premium Motor Spirits (PMS) was imported into the country in the second quarter of 2018.  The NBS...

Fake travel agent docked for N265,000 visa fraud

Court begins trial of man for stealing petrol in Apapa

An Apapa Magistrates’ Court sitting in Lagos on Wednesday began the trial of a 35-year-old man, Garari Mohammed Ojo for allegedly stealing 1, 147 litres of petrol in...

Four docked for stealing items worth N.7m at Apapa port

Tanker driver on trial for stealing N3.9m petrol

An Apapa Magistrates’ Court sitting in Lagos on Wednesday resumed the trial of a tanker driver, Rilwan Aliyu for allegedly stealing 50,000 litres of petrol belonging...

Finance Ministry denies knowledge of NNPC’s $3.5bn subsidy fund

Tanzania slashes petrol, diesel prices, raises kerosene

  Tanzania’s Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA) on Wednesday lowered the price of petrol and diesel in the country and raised kerosene...

Petrol still retails at N145 per litre, says PPPRA

2019 elections: Nigeria’s petrol imports hit record high

In a bid to avoid shortages ahead of the 2019 presidential elections, about 1.5 million tonnes of motor fuel are said to be on ships, off West African shores. The bulk...

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NNPC: We have spent $5.8bn importing petrol 

By Patience Danjuma  The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it has imported 9.8 million metric tons of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) worth $5.8 billion to...

Fuel scarcity: NNPC to boost supply with 2 cargoes of petrol daily

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it will take delivery of two cargoes of petrol per day for the rest of February to boost supply and eradicate...