The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday declared that queues for gasoline throughout Nigeria had been brought on by “synthetic shortage”.
John Akpan Udoedehe, APC Nationwide Secretary, stated this in a press release on Tuesday.
The scribe famous that the occasion was in contact with the Minister of State for Petroleum Sources, Timipre Sylva, and the Managing Director of the Nigerian Nationwide Petroleum Company (NNPC), Mele Kyari.
The APC stated it received assurances that there’s “greater than sufficient petrol” to final the nation for 40 days.
“There is no such thing as a want for panic shopping for and we urge petroleum filling stations to withstand the urge to hoard merchandise and illegally hike costs”, Udoedehe added.
NNPC had warned petroleum product entrepreneurs to not have interaction in arbitrary value enhance or hoarding of petrol.
The company urged regulatory authorities to step up monitoring and sanction these discovered culpable.
Gas queues brought on by synthetic shortage – APC