The FG has explained why it stopped paying fuel subsidy, a development that has led to an increase in fuel prices as it is now determined by the market forces.
The House of Representatives minority caucus rejected the increased price of fuel. The minority leader of the House, Ndidu Elumelu, made this known on Wednesday
The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) have suspended their strike in Lagos following an intervention by state government officials.
The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency has approved the increase of petrol price per litre from N132 to N138, meaning Nigerians will pay more soon.
Following the increase in the prices of crude oil, petrol marketers are pushing for the upward review of the Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) petrol N150 per litre.
Timipreye Sylva, the minister of state for petroleum, on Thursday, July 9, gave a defence for the recent increase of pump price by President Muhammadu Buhari.