The pump price of petrol (fuel) i.e. (PMS) will be N86.50 per litre from January 1, 2016 in Nigeria . . .
In a statement signed by the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) Executive Secretary, Farouk Ahmed, the PPPRA said:
“The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA), hereby announces the implementation of the revised components of the Petroleum Pricing Template for Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) and Household Kerosene (NHK).
This follows the approval of the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, for the implementation of the revised template.
Accordingly, the Ex-depot price of PMS shall be N77.00 per litre, while the pump price shall be N86.50 per litre in line with the prevailing market trend. This new price regime is with effect from 1st January 2016.
All Marketers are hereby advised to adhere strictly to the PPPRA Ex-depot and pump prices, as PPPRA in conjunction with relevant government agencies shall enforce compliance”
– Farouk Ahmed, Executive Secretary, PPPRA