• Police soft-pedals on black-marketer, targets culprits in fuel hoarding, diversion

    Police soft-pedals on black-marketer, targets culprits in fuel hoarding, diversion

    The Nigeria Police Force has rescinded its decision to crackdown on black marketers in its ongoing efforts to contain the activities of unscrupulous elements who engage in illegal sale of petroleum products.

    Rather than go after those buying and selling the Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, otherwise called petrol in jerry cans, the polices it will now target those who are involved in hoarding and diverting the petroleum products.

    A statement by Olabisi Kolawole, an Assistant Commissioner of Police and Force Public Relations […]