Fuel Scarcity In Nigeria News Today
Governor Hope Uzodimma has announced that he will set up a task force over the artificial fuel scarcity in Imo state which has caused hardship for Imolites.
Timipre Sylva, minister of state for petroleum, has said that there is no set date for petrol subsidy removal. He said Nigerians will be informed about it soon.
A committee set up by the Nigerian Governors' Forum (NGF) led by Governor El-Rufai recommends a petrol price of between N408.5 per litre and N380 per litre.
FG has denied increasing the pump price of petrol. It urged Nigerians to disregard the petrol price hike by the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency.
Nigerians have condemned the purported increase in the pump price of premium motor spirit also known as petrol by the federal government to N212.61 per litre.
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Friday, March 12, insisted there is no increase in the ex-depot price of petrol in the month of March.