DPR seals four stations selling PMS above N165 in Bayelsa


The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), has sealed off four filling stations in Bayelsa State for selling Petroleum Motor Spirit (PMS) above the government-regulated price of N165 per litre, as well as under-dispensing the product to customers.

It also warned retailers and marketers of PMS, popularly known as petrol, to shun sharp practices capable of shortchanging consumers of the product in the state.

The Operations Controller, DPR, Yenagoa Field Office, Mr Ogbe Nicholas, gave the warning on Thursday during routine surveillance of petroleum retailing outlets in Yenagoa, the state capital and its environs.

The PMS retailing outlets sealed off in Yenagoa by the DPR during the exercise…

Source: Nigerian Tribune