Thursday, June 20, 2024
HomeWorld NewsNigeria NewsFuel scarcity: Why Buhari should resign immediately – Ohanaeze

Fuel scarcity: Why Buhari should resign immediately – Ohanaeze

The Ohanaeze Ndigbo worldwide has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to resign honorably as the Minister of Petroleum.

Ohanaeze’s Secretary-General, Okechukwu Isiguzoro, said Buhari should appoint a more competent person to tackle the challenges and create more opportunities to end the dominant cartel leverages in the oil and gas sector.

Also read Scarcity: Get a loan to fix Nigeria’s refineries – Cleric urges FG

Isiguzoro said Buhari’s continued stay as the minister would lead to more hardship for Nigerians.

In a statement, he signed and forwarded he said: “The burden of leadership on President Buhari is an enormous chore and additional responsibility as Minister of Petroleum will be a loophole for unpatriotic elements to sabotage and inflict untold hardship on Nigerians.

“Nigerians are facing difficulties now and additional hikes in prices of petroleum products will make life miserable for Nigerians but enrich a few unpatriotic elements that control the market forces in the petroleum sector.

Also read: War: Russian forces take over Ukraine’s most strategic city, Kherson

“The situation in the country now is very pathetic, with the return of long queues at petrol filling stations and return of Black Market on the streets, are very worrisome and all efforts should be geared towards finding lasting solutions to ensure that these outrageous prices for the petroleum products won’t spake national protests against the federal government, which must be avoided.

“The news of adulterated petroleum products might be a scam and the avenue for the cartel controlling the market forces in the petroleum sector used to create artificial scarcity in other to increase the prices of petroleum products for their selfish agenda and inflict untold hardships on Nigerians to destabilize the country and additional cost to governance.

Also read: Goods Worth Millions Of Naira Destroyed As Ladipo Market Is Gutted By Fire (Photos)

“Federal Government should search inwardly for a competent person who will replace President Buhari as the Minister of Petroleum as soon as possible.”

More Related Articles


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here
Captcha verification failed!
CAPTCHA user score failed. Please contact us!

5 Days Trending

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website.