The fuel price adjustments for this month will come into effect from midnight.
The Automobile Association says motorists can expect a mixed bag of fuel prices this month with petrol due to be hiked and diesel prices to decrease on Wednesday.
Fuel stations along Nigeria’s land borders have closed and prices have spiked after customs authorities banned deliveries of petroleum products to stations within 20 kilometres of the border in an attempt to curb smuggling.
The Energy Department says the fuel price will drop from midnight on Tuesday.
There’s positive news for consumers as the price of fuel is expected to drop next month, based on unaudited month-end fuel price data that the Central Energy Fund has released.