Daily Archives: January 15, 2018

500 illegal refineries destroyed in Bayelsa in 2017 – NSCDC

  The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Bayelsa Command, said on Wednesday that it destroyed over 500 illegal oil refining camps in various locations in the state in 2017, Premium Times reports.   Godwin Nwachukwu, the State Commandant of the agency, disclosed this in an interview on Wednesday in Yenagoa. Mr. Nwachukwu, while […]

DPR shuts 95 petrol stations in Delta over malpractice

  The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Warri Zonal Office has sanctioned over 95 erring petrol stations in Delta since fuel scarcity resurfaced in December 2017, P.M. News reports.   The Zonal Operations Controller, Mr Antai Asuquo said on Thursday in Warri that the petrol stations were sealed over offences bordering on hoarding, over-pricing and […]