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Bad Fuel: Scarcity worsens; costs, storage delay removal

Bad Fuel: Scarcity worsens; costs, storage delay removal

One week after detection of bad petrol in some states of the federation, evacuation is yet to start due mainly to huge volume of the product, logistics and costs to be borne in the process of moving it from depots and filling stations to designated points.

Car engines damaged as FG, marketers recall bad petrol

Car engines damaged as FG, marketers recall bad petrol

The supply of petrol, yesterday, worsened in Abuja, Lagos, Oyo and Ogun states because of limited stocks, due mainly to  rejection of new supplies from importers of adulterated fuel into the country.

Sign Electoral Amendment Bill now, PDP NASS caucus tells Buhari

Sign Electoral Amendment Bill now, PDP NASS caucus tells Buhari

FOLLOWING the transmission of the re-amended 2010 Electoral Act ( Amendment ) Bill to President Muhammadu Buhari, the National Assembly Caucus of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday called on the President to urgently sign it into law.

Govs, NLC, NACCIMA, others rail against N3trn subsidy bill

Govs, NLC, NACCIMA, others rail against N3trn subsidy bill

The Nigerian Governors’ Forum, NGF, Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture, NACCIMA, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and  stakeholders in the oil and gas sector yesterday railed against the N3 trillion proposal of the Federal Government to cover the 18-month period that fuel subsidy would remain.

PIA in limbo as subsidy stays for 18 months

PIA in limbo as subsidy stays for 18 months

The Federal Government yesterday explained that the reason for the extension of complete removal of fuel subsidy was as a result of President Mohammadu Buhari’s insistence that all the necessary structures must be put in place to cushion the impact of the removal on the citizens.