COLLECTION OF REVENUE FROM THE EFFURUN TANKERS PARK

The Tankers Park at Warri is to decongest the Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA) expressway where petroleum Tankers Park indiscriminately and in the process poses danger to lives of other road users.

Purpose/benefit:

  • It will also address the menace of highway gridlock and environmental degradation caused by commercial and private petroleum tankers and other high axle trucks that visit Warri and environs.
  • The revenue generated from the park will be used to maintain the existing park as well as boost the Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) of the State.
  • A consultant has been commissioned to collect the fee and a task force for the decongestion of petroleum tankers from the NPA expressway, refinery environs and the Ubeji-Ifie axis has been inaugurated in November, 2016.