The Nigerian Nationwide Petroleum Company stated on Tuesday that it had sufficient gasoline and as such, the oil tankers’ strike wouldn’t trigger shortages.
He dismissed hints of a doable scarcity of petroleum merchandise following an ongoing disagreement between the Federal Authorities and members of the Affiliation of Oil and Pure Fuel Officers.
PENGASSAN is at odds with the Federal Authorities on the implementation of the Built-in Payroll and Personnel Data System.
NNPC spokesman Kennie Obateru quoted the company’s Group Managing Director, Mele Kyari, as saying that the commercial motion initiated by PENGASSAN wouldn’t result in a scarcity of petroleum merchandise.
He stated in an announcement launched in Abuja that every one gasoline stations and gasoline depots within the nation had ample inventory of merchandise to serve customers and had been open for enterprise.
Kyari expressed hope that the commercial dispute will probably be resolved amicably.
He stated the corporate has up to now equipped a inventory of greater than 2.9 billion liters of gasoline to make sure the continued motion of individuals, items and companies throughout the nation within the coming Christmas season and past.
Kyari stated NNPC is decided to make the 2020 vacation season a zero-fuel queue interval.