What you need to know: The President, Muhammadu Buhari, can also be the present Minister of Petroleum.
Members of the committee: The committee, which can be chaired by Buhari, has the Minister of State for Petroleum Useful resource Chief Timipre Sylva as Alternate Chairman.
Sylva, in an announcement by his Senior Adviser (Media and Communications), Horatius Egua stated the committee would guarantee clear and environment friendly provide and distribution of petroleum merchandise throughout the nation.
Sylva offers directives to make sure clean distribution: To additional guarantee sanity within the provide and distribution throughout the worth chain, Sylva directed the Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority, NMDPRA, to make sure strict compliance with the government-approved ex-depot and retail costs for PMS.
The minister additionally directed the NMDPRA to make sure that NNPC Restricted, which is the provider of final resort meets the home provide obligation of PMS and different petroleum merchandise within the nation.
He additionally directed that the pursuits of the bizarre Nigerian are protected against value exploitation on different deregulated merchandise akin to Automotive Fuel Oil, AGO, Twin Objective Kerosene, DPK, and Liquified Petroleum Fuel, LPG.