There seems to be no end in sight in the lingering scarcity of petrol in Kaduna state especially in the state capital, as many filling stations hoard their products in the day but dispense at exorbitant prices at night. This has forced many motorists to either park their vehicles at home while those willing to bear the brunt are subjected to buying the product for a price as high as N250 per litre from black marketers. Our correspondent who is monitoring the situation in the state capital reports that officials of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) have uncovered some of the petrol station owners hoarding petrol or selling above approved pump price, and subsequently forced them to sell at the N145 per litre approved pump price. The agency during a routine inspection of some petrol stations in the state capital also sanctioned some marketers found to be under […]