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Fatgbems Petroleum Commissions Solar Powered Retail Station in Abeokuta

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As part of the drive to enhance the promotion of green energy, while serving customers with quality petroleum products, leading petroleum marketing and distribution company, Fatgbems Petroleum, has unveiled its first Solar Powered Retail Station in Abeokuta, Ogun State Capital.

The new retail outlet which is part of the strategic plan of the company to expand its retail presence across Nigeria was designed and implemented by Constructuno Services, a top construction and project company.

Speaking at the event, Executive Director, Retail Business, Mr. Adebayo Gbemisola, disclosed that the new marketplace character is one that combines attractive ambiance, quality product offering with top-notch customer experience and services. "As a company, we are always in touch with our customer's needs which is the bedrock of service offerings" he stressed.

Mr. Gbemisola further added that Oke-Sokori is a strategic move to cater to the growing market in Abeokuta with something that is beyond the norms among retail stations around. "The aesthetics of the station and the installation of full capacity solar has a lot to do with our values which is the main connection between the company and the teeming customers" he explained.

He also added that the new retail outlet is a full experience hub that will not just cater to petroleum product needs only but will provide a one-stop experience with a fully integrated mart, tyre shop, Carpro auto care center, and a gas retailing shelf.

The station is fully in operation for the comfort and convenience of the customers in and around Abeokuta. While another masterpiece station will be commissioned soon in Lagos State.

Fatgbems Petroleum Company Limited is a member of Fatgbems Group. A company incorporated as an independent petroleum marketing company and tyre trading company delivering service satisfaction and value to customers.


Fatgbems Group Managing Director Gets Southern Youth Assembly Leadership Award

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Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Fatgbems Group of Company, Alhaji Kabir Gbemisola recently received a special recognition Award from the Southern Youth Assembly of Nigeria (SYAN). He was given the National Outstanding Leadership Award of Excellence as an icon in his service to Humanity for his productive contributions and support to the development of the nation.

The award was presented at the National Summit of the assembly in Abeokuta, Ogun State Capital. The theme of the event was "The Role of Youths In the Soci-opolitical And Economic Development Of Nigeria". The event had notable personalities in government, business, and other sectors including youth across the south in attendance.

Speaking at the event, Chairman- Planning Committee, Honorable Ahmed Ifeoluwa, noted that SYAN is mainly dedicated to promoting all inclusive society where the role of youths are given a major focus to enhance social and economic developments.

Ifeoluwa added that, the event was design to drive home the importance of young people in the transformation of the southern regions and Nigeria at large for better political, economic and social growth. The summit is one of the many focused activities the assembly offers to position itself as an agent of change not just in the future, but in the present.

He applauded the Managing Director of Fatgbems Group and other awardees for their contributions to Nation building and economic promotion in Nigeria. He said, 'they have proven to be worthy ambassadors of the youths in their various fields and we are delighted to award them'.

In his comments, Managing Director of Fatgbems Group, Alhaji Kabir Gbemisola, said that the award is a wakeup call to be more development focus and to be more actively involved in helping the youths understand what it is to be a leaders which is selflessness and commitment to interest of all.

He lauded the Southern Assembly for their effort in promoting a better Nigeria where youth interest are promoted and protected. He enjoined them to keep at being worthy ambassadors that will foster the Nigeria of our dream.

Fatgbems Group of company was incorporated as an independent petroleum marketing company and tyre trading company delivering service satisfaction and value to customers.

Update - Fatgbems IBB Abeokuta Water Contamination Incident


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Summary: On Sunday, March 14, 2021, we experienced a technical issue at our IBB Abeokuta outlet due to intense flooding. This unexpected event led to contamination of our fuel.


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Immediately the issue was identified, our in-house technical team swung to action and shut down operations at the station to enable them take a deeper look at the issue with the sole aim of activating our established protocols for corrective action.


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Simultaneously, all affected vehicles were immediately identified and remedial actions were taken to prevent any damage at no cost to the owners. 10 vehicles were identified, 9 of which were tune-up and refuelled at our other retail station in Abeokuta, except one (1) vehicle which was sent to an authorized workshop in Lagos. Also, we have intensified efforts to monitor the said vehicles for quality assurance.


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We are also in engagement with relevant regulatory authorities, the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), and the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) to further strengthen all approved compliance measures to avoid a repeat of this unfortunate incident pending the reopening of the station.


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As a responsible business, Fatgbems takes pride in its commitment to deliver quality products and service to all its customers across its region of operations.

Thank you.

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Fatgbems Petroleum Commissions Mega Retail Outlet in Abeokuta


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One of Nigeria's foremost independent petroleum product marketing company, Fatgbems Petroleum Company Limited has commissioned a mega retail station in the capital city of Ogun State, Abeokuta. The unique aesthetics of the new outlet restates the brand's commitment to building a lasting identity and providing customers with real experience at every touch point.
The retail outlet which carries seven pumps of fourteen nozzles is designed to give customers speedy refueling of 5 mins turn-out time with the latest automation system to ensure customers are given right value for their money. It also warehouses a modern office complex, that will provide different services ranging from tyre sales, auto care, restaurant and super mart to offer a one- stop quality experience to customers.
The event was attended by the Ogun State Governor, who was represented by the Chief of Staff, Alhaji Shuaib Salis, Alake of Egba, Oba Adedotun Gbadebo, Former Speaker, Ogun State House of Assembly, Prince Suraj Adekunbi, Permanent Secretaries, League of Imams, Bankers and other well-wishers. Speaking at the event, Chairman Fatgbems Group, Mr. Kabir Gbemisola, said that in 2017, the company unveiled the new brand identity at our Berger service station, from that period till date, the number of stations re-branded between Lagos and Ogun States has grown to eleven. Which Include Adedotun, Ikereku, Ilepo-Oja, Awoyaya, Oju-Ore, Igbala, Dalemo, Cele, Berger , Aseese and IBB.


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Mr. Gbemisola, further disclosed that the new brand identity is not a change of direction, but a restatement of our values and commitment to customers as the drivers of the business. In his words, 'We will continue to challenge the norms through our innovative and technology driven idea, in order to deliver quality service satisfaction to stakeholders' He added that the company will continue to uphold the core values of customer service, leadership, integrity, innovation, health & safety and environmental responsibility in the day to day operational activities. In his comments, Chief of Staff to Ogun State Governor, Alhaji. Shuaib Salis, stressed that the government will continue to support businesses and provide enabling environment that will help them thrive. As it is part of the agenda of the present administration to promote partnership that will improve on investors business and bring about economic and social wellbeing of Ogun State people. He commended the management of Fatgbems Petroleum for keeping to their promises and creating job opportunity for Ogun State indigenes and Nigerians at large.
The Alake in his comments, applauded the management of Fatgbems for upholding the tenets of the founding father and for pushing through the challenges to stay in business. He said, the new service station is a statement of the management' commitment to the developmental project of Ogun State. Fatgbems Petroleum is a member of Fatgbems Group, incorporated as an independent petroleum marketing company in 1994.


Fatgbems Petroleum is a member of Fatgbems Group of companies. The company was incorporated as an independent petroleum marketing company under late Alhaji Fatai Gbemisola, first chairman of the group, in 1986.

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