DPR seals 16 filling stations over alleged irregularities in Adamawa



 The Department of Petroleum (DPR) has sealed off 16 petroleum stations irregularities in Adamawa.

Mr Sadiq Ibraheem, DPR Operation Controller in Adamawa, disclosed this to newsmen on Monday in Yola.

He said that the exercise was conducted the weekend as part of DPR’s routine surveillance.

“We able to inspect 43 filling stations in Jimeta, Yola, Numan and Maiha and out of which 16 sealed for various .

“The ranged sales above official pump price, lack of safety facilities displayed and we discovered some stations slightly under dispensing,” he said.

According to him, the sealed stations have to pay certain fees to the Federal Government and rectify their pump price to official price before they could allowed to operate.

He advised the marketers to always abide by the for a successful business.

Ibraheem said that the routine surveillance would continuous and any person found wanting would sanctioned according on the . (NAN)