Ughamadu, however, said the corporation’s Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru, had directed that repair works be carried out immediately on the pipeline, the Escarvos to Lagos Pipeline.
The Group Managing Director of the corporation, Dr. Maikanti Baru, said this in Abuja at the 2018/2019 crude oil term contract bid opening.
Speaking at an investigative public hearing by a Joint Senate and House of Representatives Committees on Petroleum Downstream at the National Assembly Complex, Abuja, Baru disclosed that during the period, NNPC could not track the movement…
The order was contained in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja by the NNPC Spokesman, Ndu Ughamadu.
The meeting, which was presided over by the Chief of Staff to the President, Alhaji Abba Kyari, was held at the old Banquet hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Baru, who said this to newsmen after a tour of some filling stations in Abuja, added that 1,733 trucks left various depots to various destinations nationwide to ease the fuel situation.
Baru, who disclosed this to State House correspondents in Abuja on Friday, reiterated NNPC’s position to ensure the pump price of fuel was maintained at the current official price of N145 per litre.
Baru is expected to appear before Senator Kabiru Marafa-led committee on January 4.
The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Maikanti Baru, said: “This is an effort of government to continue to identify all those who are a hindrance to the supply of petroleum products.
The Abuja Zonal Operations Controller of the department, Mohammed Abba, said the report about the station, Khalif Civic Oil and Investment Limited, was gotten on a tip-off by a good samaritan.
The acting State Governor, Malam Ibrahim Wakkala, who visited the College on Tuesday to assess the damage, noted that the inferno caused a great loss to the institution and government.
Speaking at the site of the mini depot, the Group Managing Director of the NNPC, Dr. Maikanti Baru, said it was saddening to make such discoveries in the city centre when less than 500 meters away, motorists were on endless queues.
The Group Managing Director of the company, Maikanti Baru, in a statement by Ndu Ughamadu, the NNPC Spokesman, also said part of the problem was the rumours about purported planned increase in the pump price of petrol.
According to Ughamadu, the NNPC Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru, has met with the heads of Nigerian Association of Road Transport Owners and Petrol Tanker Drivers to nip the problem in the bud.
The NNPC’s Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru, who disclosed this during a courtesy call on him by the Governor of Niger State, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, on Tuesday in Abuja, said the Corporation in partnership with private…
Addressing newsmen, the Senate spokesman, Abdullahi Sabi, expressed dissatisfaction with the failure of the chief of executives of relevant government agencies to appear before the committee
A statement by its group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Ndu Ughamadu, in Abuja on Sunday said the flag off was a sign of commitment to growing the nation’s crude oil reserves and increasing daily national production.
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In a letter to President Muhammadu Buhari, which became public on Tuesday, the Minister said Baru did not consult him or the Board of the NNPC before awarding the contracts