About three filling stations have been sealed by the Department of Petroleum Resources for various sharp practices in Zamfara State.
Zamfara state Controller of the Department of petroleum Resources DPR, Haruna Ango, disclosed this in Gusau after a routine inspections of filling Stations across the state
ese officials of the Department of petroleum Resources Zamfara area office are on a routine inspection of filling stations in Gusau and its environs.
The routine inspection exercises by the DPR to filling stations are to ensure compliance and prevent sharp practices.
The team has sealed about three filling stations for various offences such as invalid Licences, Lack of Safety Equipments and selling the Commodities above the approved prices.
The Zamfara state DPR Controller Haruna Ango was pleased to see that some filling stations were selling the commodity below the government approved price of one hundred and forty five Naira per litre.
He also called on consumers to always insist on buying the products at the Government approved price and report any abnormalities to his department.