Ahead of Yuletide and New Year festivities, the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Ltd has once again given Nigerians strong assurance that it has sufficient petroleum products in stock that will last beyond the period.
In a statement on Tuesday, NNPC expressed appreciation to Nigerians for always heeding its advisories not to engage in panic buying of petrol.
“The NNPC is once again giving Nigerians strong assurance that we have product sufficiency that will last far beyond the festive period.
“Indeed, our stock has risen from a reserve of 1.7 billion litres to over two billion litres within the last one month.
“Thus, we once again urge Nigerians not to engage in panic buying but to fully enjoy the spirit of the festive season as we continue to work tirelessly to ensure sufficient supply of petrol to every part of the country,” the oil company said in the statement by Mr Garba Deen Muhammad, Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division and given to Persecondnews.
“Once again the NNPC extends sincere appreciations to all Nigerians for your understanding and support. We wish you all happy celebrations.”