For motorists in Kaduna, Sharon Petroleum Filling Station situated along the busy Kachia Road, in Kaduna Metropolis has become a beehive for motorists on a daily basis, No wonder it has now emerged a leader in downstream petroleum retail business in the town and environs. With its highly professional service, it is also residents’ choice destination for their petroleum and gas needs.
In its quest to become a one- stop service place for all petroleum products and services, Sharon recently launched its gas line refill point, which also sells accessories such as gas regulators, hoses and cylinder attracted parts. This has attracted an unprecedented flock of customers who go there for their cooking gas.
Sharon Petroleum is owned by Solomon Ehizogie, a young man in his late 40s, who has in the last few years made an impressive impact in the oil and gas industry in Kaduna. He has continued to provide Petroleum Products, and Gas, to residents of the state. It has also expanded its business by opening other subsidiaries, e.g Petroleum Messenger’s, Startech oil and gas, and Sharon Gas across the state and in Abuja.
Solomon Ehizogie, who is also the Secretary of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) Kaduna Chapter, takes pride in delivering on a simple promise to his customers, that is providing reliable petroleum products every time you fill up your tank at any Sharon Petroleum Filling Station. City People reliably gathered that the Sharon team consists of a strong, vibrant, self- motivating group of professionals in the downstream oil sector with collective experience in various industries.
Painted yellow and red, the Sharon Logo, the Sharon Filling Station has about 10- double pumps in its filling station, while the gas station has four dispensing points. City People reliable gathered that the station has zero tolerance for inaccurate pump, dispensing capacity or adjustment of pump which is a further proof of their excellent services.
Somepetty traders are also allowed to sell their wares there, to earn a living.Sharon Petroleum was incorporated in 2000. It operates in the downstream sectorand specialises in oil trading, transportation, storage depot, and terminalmanagement services, supply and distribution of a wide range of petroleumproducts to industries within West African sub-region.
As Secretary of IPMAN Kaduna branch, sources told City People that Solomon’s team had been able to carry members along and make them feel a sense of belonging and contributed meaningfully to the state economy. Before the new exco came on board, the association was bedeviled by bickering among members themselves and couldn’t hold elections for a long time owing to internal crisis.
Solomon Ehizogie is happily married and is a sports lover.