How MKO Abiola’s son re-opened Ikoyi NNPC Mega Station after 9 months closure + Faces @ the Re-Opening/Re-Launching ceremony

 Penultimate Friday 24th of
October, one of the most lucrative NNPC Mega stations managed by one of the
sons of late business mogul and symbol of democracy Bashorun MKO Abiola,
Alhaji Abdul Jamiu Abiodun Abiola was re-opened
with fanfare and celebration in Lagos.

The station located on the auspicious
Alfred Rewane Road Ikoyi, Lagos South West Nigeria has been shot down in the
last nine months for some re-habilitation projects which affected the exterior and
interior part of the structure. The project which was a joint action between
the Sole-Proprietor Alhaji Jamiu Abiodun Abiola and NNPC was finally
completed early September and was declared open by the Managing Director of
NNPC Retail Ltd Mr. Chris Osarumwense and the Group Executive Director, Hajia
Aisha M. Abdulraman.
Among the dignitaries that attended the
event is the Lagos state commissioner for Energy Engineer T. A.
NNPC Manager of Sales and Marketing, Alhaji Lawal Sade and
the GM sales and marketing, Mr. Yahaya Yinusa among many other top
The official commissioning of the newly
re-built mega station was done by the Group Executive Director, Commercial and
Investment, Hajia Aisha M. Abdulrahaman
Your Africa’s number one celebrity
encounter blog asabeafrika brought you faces from the event as
well as the very insightful speech of the GMD. Enjoy! 

“We have room for more business
“It is with immense pleasure and thanks to the almighty God that
we are gathered here today for
the re-launching of the newly Refurbished Lagos Mega Station of NNPC Retail.
The Lagos-Ikoyi
Mega station is one of our leading sales outlets, and can be considered the
‘Flagship’ of NNPC
Retail Limited.
NNPC Retail was established in 2002. The company has recorded a
steady growth since then. Today, NNPC Retail rates high amongst the market
leaders in petroleum products marketing and distribution, with a network of
over 580 branded stations nationwide. The company has at all times pursued the
objective of the FG Transformation Agenda to make petroleum products available
to Nigerians in all nooks and crannies of the Nation.
We have till date emphasized and sustained our focus on excellent
customer service delivery with the top-most consideration for safety and the
To complement our product offering to our teeming customers and
the general public, NNPC Retail is proud to mention it has ventured into the
LPG business with the introduction of its branded LPG cylinders in April this
year. This is also in support of the federal government initiative to promote
the use of LPG as a clean energy for cooking as opposed to the use of Kerosene
and firewood by the general public”.

“We are
launching new brands into Nigerian Market”
“NNPC Retail is also working towards rolling out its branded
lubricants in the near future and also establishing complementary services at
its stations like shops, minimarts, car wash and lube bay auto services. These
initiatives are all geared towards improved customer service delivery and an
enhanced customer experience at all our service outlets.
NNPC Retail has simultaneously embarked on the refurbishment of
its MEGA stations nationwide to meet up with the constantly changing market and
customer needs. It is to this effect that we are here today for the re
launching of our Lagos MEGA station. I thank all those that have contributed to
the rehabilitation of this Mega Station and particularly our cherished
stakeholders, the Lagos State Government and its Agencies, the Nigerian
Security Forces, The Fire Brigade and of course our Engineering and Operations
On behalf of the Group Managing Director of NNPC, I hereby
formally re-open the NEW Lagos Mega Station to our esteemed customers and
further seize this opportunity to reassure all, of our unrelenting commitment
to improved customer service delivery nationwide.
Thank you Ladies and Gentlemen for honoring our invitation to this
God Bless you all”.