A whole lot of commuters have been on Monday stranded on account of a scarcity of cab, taxi and business motorcyclists plying main roads within the historical metropolis of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.
DAILY POST correspondent, who went spherical some main areas in Ibadan, gathered that lengthy ques have returned to petrol stations in Ibadan.
This has triggered shortage of business motorcyclists, business cabs and taxis in main areas.
A number of the areas visited by our correspondent included Ijokodo, Sango, Bodija, Agodi Gate, Iwo Street, Monatan, Eleyele and Ologuneru.
It was gathered that petroleum stations belonging to main entrepreneurs alongside the Ijokodo, Eleyele-Sango Street resembling Whole, Conoil and Oando usually are not dishing out petrol, whereas solely Mobil positioned at Awolowo Street in Bodija which opened for enterprise, is experiencing a protracted que.
Different petrol stations alongside the Agodi Gate/ Iwo Street, Ologuneru, Eleyele and Monatan are nonetheless experiencing lengthy queues as of the time of submitting this report.
Majority of scholars, civil servants and enterprise house owners have been discovered on the lookout for technique of transportation to get them to their respective locations.
It was additionally found that transport fares have elevated as few out there cab operators and business motorcyclists are making brisk companies.
Nonetheless, all efforts made by DAILY POST to get a response from the Chairman of the Impartial Petroleum Entrepreneurs Affiliation of Nigeria (IPMAN) Alhaji Bukola Mutiu proved abortive.
A number of calls put throughout to his cell quantity weren’t answered.