The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has promised Nigerians that there will be no fuel scarcity during the 2019 Christmas celebration period.
This was revealed by the NNPC Group Managing Director, Mele Kyari during a meeting of stakeholders in the oil and gas sector at the presidential villa, Abuja.
Kyari noted that arrangements have been made to ensure that there is adequate supply of petroleum products not just during the Yuletide period but beyond. He added that Commission is taking stock of its readiness for the festive season so that Nigerians could enjoy the festive season without any hitch.
“We are here today to take stock of our readiness for the festive period, particularly in terms of supplies and distribution of petroleum products across the country, so that this festive period will be enjoyed by Nigerians without any hitch, particularly during the Christmas and New Year. We are very sure today we have very robust supply plan not just for Christmas but beyond. We are assuring Nigerians that the NNPC has made adequate arrangement to make adequate supply of petroleum products. If there are any issues, we have come together with other agencies of government to ensure those issues are resolved to ensure Nigerians have a very merry Christmas this year“, he said. Read also: Updated: Depot Price Of Petrol Remains N133.28 Per Litre – NNPC
The meeting, chaired by the Chief of Staff to President Buhari, Abba Kyari had in attendance the Minister of Works and Housing. Babatunde Fashola, the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu and the Heads of Agencies in the Oil and Gas sector.Photos Credit: Getty