The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) in Cross River State has sealed 56 petrol stations across the state between January till date for sharp practices.
The Operations Controller of DPR in the state, Philip Awolu, disclosed this on Wednesday while speaking with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Calabar, the state capital.
Mr Awolu said the stations were sealed for violating operational guidelines and stipulated standard of the DPR.
He told NAN that some of the managers of the sealed stations paid their sanctioned fees and thereafter, they were unsealed for business.
Mr Awolu said the achievements recorded within the period under review across the state were made possible through intensified surveillance and cooperation of staff of the agency.
“For the year 2019, we inspected…