The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has assured Nigerians of petroleum products availability during the Easter season.

Head, Public Affairs, DPR Mr. Paul Osu, gave the assurance in a statement in Abuja.

Mr Paul Osu said there was sufficient products nationwide and advised marketers against hoarding and creating artificial scarcity

He said DPR would intensify its monitoring and surveillance of Petroleum products outlets to ensure compliance with quality, quantity, integrity and safety of operations in line with its regulatory mandate.

Osu advised consumers to report any infraction such as under dispensing of products to any DPR office nationwide.

He reiterated DPR’s commitment to safety and advised consumers to observe all necessary safety protocols in handling of
petroleum products especially at this season of harmattan.

The Head of Public Affairs, added that the regulatory agency would continue to come up with appropriate initiatives to enable business and create opportunities for investors and stakeholders in the oil and gas industry in Nigeria.