President Muhammadu Buhari said he regretted the scarcity Nigerians are experiencing at this period saying he has directed regulators to end hoarding and price hike immediately.
The President said he has got assurance of NNPC that the situations will improve in the next few days.
The President on his Twitter page said, â€œThe fuel scarcity being experienced nationwide is regrettable. I sympathise with all Nigerians on having to endure needless fuel queues.
â€œI am being regularly briefed, especially on the NNPCâ€™s interventions to ensure that there is enough petrol available during this period and beyond.
â€œI have the NNPCâ€™s assurance that the situation will improve significantly over the next few days, as new shipments and supplies are distributed across the country.
â€œI have also directed the regulators to step up their surveillance and bring an end to hoarding and price inflation by marketers,
â€œLet me also assure that the relevant agencies will continue to provide updates on the situation. I thank you all for your patience and understanding.â€
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