Tayo Aboyeji, the South-West Chairman of the union, made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos.
Checks conducted round the city for the fourth day running showed that Gastab, owned by 2nd Deputy Zonal Chairman, Petroleum Tanker Drivers of NUPENG (Lagos zone), Saheed Omogbolahan, is selling the product at N141.
Aboyeji made the confirmation in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos, assuring Nigerians that the current scarcity of fuel would end in the next two days.
Korodo, who made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos, said most of the depots in Lagos are dried up.
The operatives, while responding to sporadic gunshots at Agbede in Owutu and Agric areas of Ikorodu at about 11.30pm on Saturday, had run into the gang/
The Chairman of the union in the South West, Alhaji Tokunbo Korodo, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos on Monday that his union and the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria endorsed the price hike
Korodo, however, said no official of the two oil workers labour unions was authorised to speak on the new pump price as announced by the government
Why would NUPENG and PENGASSAN call out workers on strike over the administrative restructuring in the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation? In this particular matter they had put the cart before the horse, or how else do we interpret a…
Korodo said from all indications, loading of petrol at both the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation and private depots were very slow. He said if there was no improvement in loading the product by next week, the situation might be…
The chairman said there was enough fuel in the country to ease scarcity, but most of the private depots were dispensing at high ex-depot price
The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers made the call during interview with News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos on Sunday
He said: "All efforts to prevail on state government to pay this money through our letter dated December 2, 2015, which was acknowledged on December 4, proved abortive