The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has advised airline operators and other consumers to disregard reports about aviation fuel scarcity. The Corporation in a statement Wednesday night affirmed that the current Nationwide Aviation Fuel stock holding is robust enough at over 80 million Liters, translating to more than 37 days sufficiency. The state oil corporation assured Airline operators and other consumers of aviation fuel of adequate stock to meet their energy needs.
The corporation further advised Nigerians to remain vigilant and volunteer information to the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), the Industry regulator or any law enforcement agency around them, on anyone that attempts to take expense of the consumers or hoard the product. NNPC also advised Marketers to refrain from any act that could impede the supply and distribution of this products, adding that the Corporation would do all it could to sustain the seamless supply of the product nationwide.