Oil marketers say it is no longer profitable to sell premium motor spirit (PMS) higher known as petrol at the charge of N145 per liter.
This used to be made recognized on Tuesday in the course of a assembly with pinnacle authorities officials at the presidential villa in Abuja.
Abba Kyari, chief of body of workers to the president, presided over the assembly which held at the kingdom residence convention center.
The following persons where there in the meeting
* Maikanti Baru, crew managing director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC),
* Ibe Kachikwu, minister of kingdom for petroleum resources, and
* Lawal Daura, director-general of the Department of State Services (DSS), have been in attendance.
During the meeting, lot of issues have been raised and a committee was constituted that will meeting the next day below the chairmanship of the minister of petroleum to similarly go into the nitty-gritty and to make sure that these problems do now not reoccur again.
Dapo Abiodun, chairman of Depot and Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (DAPMAN), spoke on the reason of the petrol scarcity and he wanted to understand the reality and to ensure that going ahead this hassle will be solved as soon as and for all. And that is why you saw that we sat in right here from 2pm and the meeting just finished after three and half hours.
He additionally spoke on the motive of fuel scarcity, advising authorities on the steps to take to avoid a repeat of the situation.
Today’s meeting is to make sure that this does no longer manifest once more and this we are going to proceed the following day in the committee that was set up underneath the chairmanship of the minister of country for petroleum to make certain that we discover a long-lasting and enduring solutions to this hassle so that Nigerians will no longer have to go through this borrowing scenario again.