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Why petrol shortage worsens in Lagos, Ogun, others

Why petrol shortage worsens in Lagos, Ogun, others

-Diversion, arbitrary pricing discovered By Udeme Akpan, Energy Editor & Theodore Opara There were indications, weekend, that the prolonged petrol shortage in Lagos, Ogun and  environs is worsened by illegal practices, especially arbitrary pricing and diversion, to unauthorised locations. Checks by Vanguard showed that some independent oil marketers, who complained about the high cost of lifting […]
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Scarcity: NNPC to check sharp practices

Scarcity: NNPC to check sharp practices

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has commenced the publication of a daily petroleum products supply chart to check sharp practices by oil marketers across the country.

For 5,000 Ogun residents, a day of joy via kerosene bonanza

For 5,000 Ogun residents, a day of joy via kerosene bonanza

Ogun state is one of the states in the country which often experiece acute shortage of kerosene. People, especially women, go the extra mile to get the product, often at outrageous prices. The problem, according to findings, is more pronounced in the rural areas of the state which harbour majority of residents.