He said NIPCO
had offered him veritable avenue to offer diligent service which is being recognized today amidst fanfare that all employees would be proud of.
He said NIPCO will start the transition period and launch the process of receiving regulatory approvals from the requisite federal agencies.
He added, "The transition period will also enable NIPCO plc to effectively manage a smooth and successful completion of the transaction.
He alternatively requested NIPCO
for cooking gas for rural dwellers and low income households.
Venkatapathy, the Managing Director of NIPCO
, said the essence of the move is to further
Corporate Affairs Manager in NIPCO
, Alhaji Taofeek Lawal said that 10, 000 metric tonnes had been allocated to IPMAN members through the company.
In Abuja, fuel scarcity still persisted but fuel was being dispensed to motorists at Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) mega station in Central Area, Kubwa road; Oando in both zone one and Kardo; NIPCO
at Jabi, Kardo and on airport road with long queues.
Some of the filling stations visited by NAN were the NIPCO along Jabi, Oando in Zone 1, Texaco on the Airport Road and NNPC Mega Station along Zone 1 and on the Kubwa Expressway.
At Jabi, NAN reports that the security men were dressed to the hilt with helmets as if ready for chaos but there were still very long illegal lines blocking the exit to NIPCO.
Managing Director, NIPCO
, Mr Sanjay Teotia, who gave the assurance while presenting LPG accessories to public school administrators under the aegis of Apapa Local Education Authority and some head teachers in Lagos, said it was one of the conscious ways of encouraging use of gas as domestic cooking fuel.