By Etuka Sunday
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has narrated how it discovered 144 trucks that were not streamed by some marketers in Kano.
It said, the security agencies and the Corporation’s monitoring team set up to rapidly end remnants of petroleum products supply gaps in parts of the country so discovered.
NNPC spokesman, Ndu Ughamadu in a statement said, the products were meant to feed Kano and its environs.
The statement said, sequel to the discovery, the resurfaced trucks had been sent to discharge their products at the designated locations.
According to the statement, “of the 144 trucks discovered, 26 were scheduled for Katsina, while 118 trucks were made to discharge their products in Kano and its environs.
“NNPC warns marketers across the country to desist from acts that may heighten supply gaps noticeable in a few remaining parts of the country, as security agencies have been detailed to go on the trail of any marketer who may be hoarding products.
“The Corporation’s monitoring team today affirmed after combing Abuja that fuel queues have disappeared in the Federal Capital City,’ the statement said.