The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Limited has reassured Nigerians that it has enough Petroleum Motor Spirit (PMS), popular called petrol, in stock, saying there is no need for panic buying.
The national oil giant disclosed this in Abuja on Wednesday via a statement signed by Garba Deen Muhammad, the Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, NNPC Ltd.
“The NNPC Ltd. wishes to assure the public that the Company has sufficient PMS stock to meet the needs of Nigerians.
“The public is therefore, advised not to engage in panic buying of petrol; and to ignore all rumours that may suggest otherwise.
“In line with the existing laws of the land, NNPC Ltd. is deeply committed to ensuring energy security for the country,” it reads.