NNPC Engages Services Of Security Agencies To Check Diversion Of Petrol

…..Assures Nigerians Of Adequate Stock Of Petrol

The Nigerian National Petroleum Company Ltd has engaged the services of security agencies to check the diversion of petrol by some unscrupulous oil marketers.

The NNPC said this in a statement issued on Friday night and signed by Garba Deen Muhammad, Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division of the NNPC Ltd.

The statement said that the NNPC, as part of measures aimed at ensuring an adequate supply of the products to Nigeria will be working with security agencies to ensure that all products loaded at the depot get to the right destination.

The National Oil Company in the statement again assured Nigerians that it had an adequate stock of petrol to meet their demands.

The NNPC stated that it is working assiduously with its partners to ensure the product reaches every part of the country.

The statement reads, “NNPC Ltd. once again assures Nigerians that it has sufficient stock of petrol product for distribution across the country and its working assiduously with a partner to ensure the product reaches every part of the country

“NNPC is further intensifying efforts
to resolve distribution hitches being experienced in some parts of the country due to logistics issues.

“To this effect, NNPC is engaging depot operators to load product round the clock to accelerate the restoration of normal distribution.

“NNPC has also engaged the services of government security agencies to ensure that all products loaded get to the right destination.

“We urge Nigerians to continue to be patient as we strive to restore the situation to normalcy.