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Those Behind The National Fuel Scarcity Open Up On Why It May Not End Anytime Soon

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Nigerians have once again been thrown into a fresh round of acute fuel scarcity and it seems it is not ending anytime soon.

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The Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria (MOMAN) disclosed in Abuja yesterday, March 2, that the scarcity of fuel currently being experienced in major cities across the country will persist except federal government acts fast to pay outstanding subsidy claims.

MOMAN is responsible for the importation of about 60 percent of petroleum products consumed in the country.

According to Leadership report, the executive secretary of MOMAN, Olawore Obafemi, who disclosed this, attributed the current fuel scarcity to the non-payment of arrears of subsidy claims and rise in cost which has hindered the marketers from importing petrol into the country since February.

He explained that the federal government had reneged on the payment of the first batch of foreign exchange and interest rate to members, and as a result, marketers had decided not to import fuel as banks were not willing to give them loans as they could not service the ones earlier collected.

He urged Nigerians to remain calm as they would resume importation once the government effects payment, adding that government has promised to pay foreign exchange and interest rate differentials during the week.

 

We will start importing once FG pays our foreign exchange, interest rate differential on subsidy.

“Government has also promised to talk to banks to give marketers credit and banks have promised to open letters of credit for us once federal government speaks with them on credit note,” he said.

Obafemi, however, disclosed that the Central Bank of Nigeria had also shown interest in giving the union’s members Form `M’ to stand as approval letter on foreign exchange, even as he warned members not to take advantage of the situation to hoard or sell products above the approved pump price.

Meanwhile, the executive secretary of the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA), Farouk Ahmed, has said that the problem started with the banks’ reluctance to issue letters of credit to marketers for importation which was compounded by the CBN’s devaluation of the naira.

Ahmed was hopeful that by the end of the week everything will be cleared.

He cautioned users of the product not to resort to panic buying because, according to him, everything would soon return to normal.

The current scarcity has forced Nigerians to queue at various petrol stations for hours and the major political parties have been trading blames.

The Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Organisation (PDPPCO) had accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of being responsible for the fuel crisis.

Earlier, the All Progressives Congress  (APC) Presidential Campaign Organization (APCPCO) had blamed the recent fuel scarcity in some parts of the country on the maladministration of the PDP-led government.

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Cleric Warns Bobrisky, Reveals When He Will Die (Video)

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Popular Nigerian male barbie, Bobrisky has been told to change his ways as he has just few years to live before he dies.

Islamic cleric, Hammed Ademola who claimed that Bobrisky’s money is from the devil said the crossdresser has about 3 years before he dies.

He further added that Bobrisky’s friends would soon have problems in their lives, which is a consequence of befriending an evil.

Ademola also said that Bobrisky would soon have regrets for going under a knife to be transformed from a man to a woman.

Recall that she recently issued a warning to all crossdressers to not think of taking her throne because she is the queen of crossdressers.

Watch the video below:

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Dead Man Made To Sit On A Chair At His Own Funeral (Photos + Video)

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In what will come across as a really startling development, a dead man has been made to sit at his own funeral.

According to Trinidad Express, the dead man was embalmed into a sitting position, placed in the tray of a hearse and given an open-air last ride past the Office of the Prime Minister on the way to his funeral.

Dressed in a suit and in a chair, murdered Che Lewis was placed in the back of a pick-up van by Dennie’s Funeral Home and driven around Port of Spain on Wednesday.

Witnesses and social media users were stunned.

TTPS Road Safety Co-ordinator Brent Batson told Express via a What’s App message that the funeral home’s manner of transporting the deceased will be investigated.

The dead man was made to sit on a chair at his funeral

Batson said, “The TTPS is disappointed in the reckless behavior engaged in by a funeral home being circulated on social media whereby persons were seen seated in the vehicle tray seemingly as part of a funeral procession. Carrying persons in a dangerous manner is an offence Regulation 38 Rule 17 of the Motor Vehicle Road Traffic Act (MVRTA) with a $1,000 penalty and the TTPS will be continuing investigation into funeral company’s conduct on the road.”

Several videos of the ‘last ride’ were posted on social media, with many commenting that this was “proof that Trinidad is not a real place”, while others said they idea was only novel in Trinidad but was done in other countries.

Lewis, 29, and his father Adlay Lewis, 49, were shot and killed on November 15 at their home at First Trace, Bagatelle Road, Diego Martin.

His funeral was streamed live on social media, but not all the viewers were aware that the man sitting at the entrance to the church was the deceased.

There was also a question as to why he was not wearing a mask.

The funeral home informed that because of the “unique funeral, the church was astonished and refused the entrance of Che”.

Following the funeral service at the St John The Evangelist R.C Church at Church Street, Diego Martin the bodies of father and son were interred the St John The Evangelist Cemetery.

The funeral home also intends introducing a new form of body disposal to Trinidad and Tobago.

It is know as alkaline hydrolysis, a process for the disposal of human and pet remains using lye and heat.

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Shebi You Have Your Own Life, Why Can’t You Mind Your Own Business – Bobrisky Slams Critics

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Nigerian crossdresser Bobrisky has slammed those trying to advise her on how she’s living her life asking them to mind their business.

According to her, in this era of the new world, no one tells anyone how to live their lives not to talk of a 29yrs old like hers who is living her life as she wants.

Adding that those trying to advise her all have their own lives to live therefore they should mind their own business and stop trying to advise her.

At this rate, it’s obvious Bobrisky is not ready to listen to any advice from anyone on how to live her own life as he’s now a big boy at 29.

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