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Fuel prices drop in latest revision by EPRA

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Prices of fuel have dropped drastically for the first time in 2020 as announced by the Energy and Petroleum Regulatory Authority, EPRA.

“In accordance with Section 101(y) of the Petroleum Act 2019, Legal Notice No.196 of 2010 and Legal Notice No. 26 of 2012, the Energy & Petroleum Regulatory Authority (EPRA) has calculated the maximum wholesale and retail prices of petroleum products, which will be in force from 15th March to 14th April 2020.”

The price of Super Petrol will decrease by Ksh 2.00, Diesel Ksh 2.80 and Kerosene by Ksh 7.23. per litre.

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EPRA attributed the drop in prices to the decrease of the average landed in Super Petrol by 3.44%, Diesel by 5.27% and Kerosene bu 14.96% in February.

“Taking into account the weighted average cost of imported refined petroleum products, the changes in the maximum allowed petroleum pump prices in Nairobi are as follows: Super Petrol, Diesel and Kerosene decrease by KShs 2.00 per litre, KShs 2.80 per litre and KShs 7.23 per litre respectively.”


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