NNPC boosts gas-to-power supply by 88.89%

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has increased the supply of gas to the power sector between January 2017 and January 2018 by 88.89 per cent, it was learnt. NNPC Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Mr. Ndu Ughamadu, said the information was contained in the corporation’s monthly Financial and Operations report for January 2018 which was released in Abuja. He quoted the monthly report as saying that gas-to-power supply as at January 2018, stood at 731 million metric standard cubic feet per day (mmscf/d) as against 387mmscf/d in…

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Only Abuja residents paid N145 per litre of petrol in March -NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said only motorists in Abuja bought Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), also known as petrol, at the approved price of N145 per litre in March. The Bureau stated this in its PMS Price Watch for March, 2018 posted on its website. It said Abuja was one of the states with lowest average price for the product in the month. It added that Kaduna and Bauchi were other states that recorded lowest average price for petrol during the period as residents bought the product at N147.29…

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