Fuel Scarcity Looms As Filling Stations Shut Down Operation In Rivers

at 19-02-2020 02:11PM (1 month ago)

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Filling stations in Port-Harcourt have shut down operations to protest about the arrest of some tanker drivers and seizure of their vehicles.

The majority of the filling stations were said to have stopped dispensing fuel to motorists and other consumers since midnight on Tuesday after another tanker was said to have been seized by the State Task Force on illegal parking.

Our correspondent, who monitored the situation in Port Harcourt on Wednesday, observed that Tonnino Filling Station, Jet and Royal Dynasty on Ada George Road were all shut down.

Also, Eterna filling station located along Peter Odili Road was also shut down