Fuel Scarcity In Nigeria
Confirmed reports indicate that the federal government, through the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency has hands-off from fixing prices of petrol.
The claim by Garba Shehu that PDP-led government sold fuel N600 per litre is misleading. There has been no time when fuel was officially sold at that price.
Malam Mele Kyari, the group managing director of the NNPC has explained the federal government's deregulation of the oil and gas sector was for poor Nigerians.
Governors under the umbrella of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have resolved to beg President Muhammadu Buhari to review the increased price of petrol.
The Centre for Democracy and Development has condemned the hike in the price of fuel and electricity tariffs by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government.
A former senattor in Kogi, Dino Melaye, has vehemently decried the federal government's recent order for the increase of petrol price to N151.56 per litre.