NNPC moves against scarcity, augments shortfalls with $1b
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday promised to return the pump price of petrol from N145 to N87 per litre if its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, is elected next year.
The party said it had gathered from high-level engagements with top international players in the oil and gas industry that a price regime of between N87 and N90 was very feasible under the current subsidy system of the Muhammadu Buhari presidency.
In a statement by its national publicity secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, PDP said Atiku had worked out a template that would immediately crash the price. Read more