The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation has allayed fears of scarcity of petroleum products during the festive season.
Group Managing Director of the Corporation, Maikanti Baru, gave the assurance at the inauguration of the board of directors of PPMC on Tuesday.
Baru also directed the company’s subsidiary, Petroleum Products Marketing Company (PPMC), to ensure steady supply of petroleum products even beyond the festive period.
Also speaking at the occasion, the Chief Operating Officer (COO), Downstream, and alternate Chairman of the Board, Ikem Obi, said he was optimistic about the country’s downstream sector, stressing that the nation would never return to the era of products scarcity.
The Managing Director of the PPMC, Umar Ajiya, however assured that the resuscitation of depots in some parts of the country has contributed to the steady supply of products nationwide.
He also stated that other petroleum products would equally be made available alongside PMS.