Friday, 12th April 2024


27 Mar
Dangote Refinery, from next week, may begin sale of petroleum products, especially diesel, to local marketers, even as the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) resumed direct sales of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) to the Independent
22 Feb
Although the Nigerian Association of Road Transport Owners (NARTO) suspended its strike on Tuesday, fuel queues have started spreading across the country as motorists now spend longer time at filling stations in Abuja
21 Feb
There appears to be a ‘palliative’ agreement between the Federal Government and marketers of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) otherwise called petrol over what will constitute the freight for product lifting nationwide.
15 Feb
Notwithstanding denials from government, Nigeria is paying about N907.5 billion subsidy on premium motor spirit (PMS) otherwise called petrol monthly as the depreciation of the naira has pushed the actual cost of litre of fuel to N1,202.7.
7 Feb
Marketers of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) otherwise called petrol yesterday expressed concerns over supply shortage from Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) as fuel queue surfaced in Abuja.
4 Jan
The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has denied reports that plans are ongoing to increase the pump price of petrol. There were reports of a clash between fuel marketers and Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) over whether the government was still paying subsidy. It was then reported that petrol will now cost…
4 Jan
The Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC Ltd) has said there is no imminent increase in the cost of petrol.
22 Dec
Barely one week to the deadline of Port Harcourt Refinery take-off, the immediate past Chairman of Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), in Rivers State, Dr. Joseph Obele, said that the first phase of rehabilitation work at the refinery has been completed and undergoing a test run. Besides, inquiries by The Guardian showed that residents of Rivers State are not excited about…
30 Sep 2023
The Nigerian Navy has debunked allegations of harassment and extortions leveled against some of its operatives in the Badagry area of Lagos State by some residents and filling station operators, stressing that it was “corruption fighting back.”
27 Sep 2023
A group of independent petroleum marketers in Delta State, Noble Marketers Forum, has called on Governor Sheriff Oborevwori to prevail on the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) in the state to conduct its elections in accordance with constitutional provisions. 
20 Sep 2023
The Anambra government on Tuesday met with leadership of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) over debt claims by some marketers who supplied diesel for streetlight generating sets. Mr TonyCollins Nwabunwanne, the state Commissioner for Local Government, Chieftaincy and Community Affairs, led the government team while Mr Chinedu Anyaso, chairman of IPMAN Enugu…
13 Sep 2023
The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), has appealed to Anambra Governor, Chukwuma Soludo to pay the sum of N900.7 million debt owed to its members over supply of diesel. IPMAN made the appeal in a letter to the governor which was signed by Mr Chinedu Anyaso and Mr Emeka Iloafor, the Chairman and…


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The Chief Executive, Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mr Zacch Adedeji, said that the organisation witnessed unprecedented progress in revenue collection, culminating in a remarkable achievement of N12.3 trillion in 2023.
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The University of Abuja (UniAbuja), said it has established a state of the art International Institute for Publishing Studies (UIIPS), to train manpower in publishing for Nigeria and globally.
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Edo Government on Friday flagged-off the distribution of inputs to small-holder farmers in Edo Central Senatorial District ahead of the 2024 farming season.
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The European Union on Friday imposed sanctions on the armed wings of Hamas and Islamic Jihad for "widespread" sexual violence during the October 7 attacks on Israel.
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On Friday, April 12, 2024, Princess Oluchukwu Owowoh became the first Nigerian female officer cadet to graduate from Sandhurst. She was one of the 135 officer cadets commissioning as army officers at the Sovereign's Parade at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst (RMAS) in Camberley, Surrey. Established in 1947, following the merger of Royal Military Academy (founded…
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Donald Trump becomes the first US ex-president to go on criminal trial Monday pushing the nation's legal and electoral systems to the limit less than seven months before Americans decide whether to return the scandal-plagued Republican
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Mikel Arteta will put his admiration for the "unbelievable" Unai Emery on hold this weekend as the Arsenal manager aims for a crucial win against Aston Villa.
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The electoral commission said Friday it had appealed to South Africa's highest court to rule on whether ex-president Jacob Zuma can stand in a general election in May as political tensions heighten.
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Chelsea boss Mauricio Pochettino said it is unfair to make judgements on his disappointing debut season with the club due to the Blues' injury problems.
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Erik ten Hag admits it is vital for Manchester United to appoint the right director of football after the departure of his close ally John Murtough.