From David Hassan, Gombe
As part of the efforts to promote global digitalzation, the Department of Petroleum Services (DPR) has engaged in sensitizing both independent and major marketers on the need to register their companies through online.
The Operation Controller of Department of Petroleum Services Mr. Abdullahi Abawa disclosed this yesterday in Gombe while sensitizing independent and major marketers of petroleum products to engage themselves in registering their companies through online.
He said DPR will no longer render manual services registration to independent and major marketers of petroleum products than operating online registration in order to meet global digiltazation.
The controller who warned marketers to distance themselves from third party called on them to lodge their complaints to authority of DPR for an effective delivery.
According to him, online registration would help in accessing documentation in good time without any hindrance, adding that the exercise will commence in October.
He revealed that most petroleum products marketers are shying to lodge their complaints for effective attention than inviting third party into the matter.
Speaking at the function, zonal controller of DPR office Mr. Ali Idris Zoka emphasized the need which he said is paramount for DPR to graduate from manual registration to online application to enable fast documentation among petroleum products marketers.
He said even though the commencement of the online registration in October by the DPR in order to get access to global digitaization both independent and major marketers needs to sensitize on the new development.