…avoid panic buying
…EDSG monitoring situation
The Edo State Government has said that it is aware of the recent scarcity and hike in the price of petroleum products in the state.
The State government made this known throuhh a press statement signed by Engr. Ethan Uzamere, the Edo State Honourable Commissioner for Mining and Energy in Friday, Nivember 4th, 2022.
“This situation is not peculiar to Edo State as recent report of flooding in parts of the country has made it difficult for petroleum marketers to transport their products to some areas of the country.
“Edo State government is in touch with the Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Authority, NMDPA, and other relevant stakeholders to ensure that petroleum products are available and accessible in our fuel stations at affordable prices.
In conclusion the statement said “the members of the public are advised to stay calm and avoid panic buying as the Ministry is monitoring the distribution process.