We will continue to clamp down on illegal retail gas owners in Ibadan ― DPR

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The Head of Gas, Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Mr Niyi Olowookere, said the organisation will continue to clamp down on illegal retail gas owners to ensure the safety of lives and property.

Olowookere stated this in Ibadan, on Tuesday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), while reacting to the rumours making the rounds that retail gas owners were queuing at the DPR office for registration.

NAN recalls that the Minister of State for Petroleum, Timipre Sylva, had on January 9, while reacting to the Kaduna gas explosion, ordered the closure of all illegal retail gas outlets across the country.

Olowookere said that DPR had continued to inspect, monitor and clamp down…



Source: Nigerian Tribune