DPR gives illegal outlets till March to regularise

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has granted owners of illegal filling stations and gas plants within Abuja and environs up to the first quarter of this year to regularise their outlets or face sanctions.

The ultimatum was issued by the Zonal Operations Controller, DPR Abuja, Alhaji Misau Abba, during the 2018 Annual General Stakeholders meeting organised by the department with the theme, ‘Regulatory Compliance as a Tool for Safe Operations in Nigeria’s Oil and Gas Industry’.

Abba said the move was part of measures taken to ensure that illegal retail outlets were regularised.

Source: Daily Trust



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