Federal Government to investigate unsafe quantity of methanol in petrol imported.

Written by on February 9, 2022

The Minister of State for Petroleum, Timipre Sylva has announced that there will be a major investigation to unravel the cause of the unsafe quantity of methanol in petrol imported into the country.

He disclosed this on Wednesday during a media briefing after the Federal Executive Council meeting in the State House.

When asked if companies found culpable will be blacklisted, Sylva responded that the government is not in a rush to mete out any measures until the actual cause has been decoded.


Speaking concerning Nigerians whose cars were damaged after buying the fuel, the Minister said their situation will be put into consideration.

Seun Fakorede

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