The Bayelsa State coordinator of the Impartial Petroleum Entrepreneurs Affiliation of Nigeria (IPMAN), Mr. Bello Bina, has revealed that efforts to arrest three tankers suspected of transferring adulterated Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), was virtually pissed off by some police personnel in Bayelsa State.
DAILY POST, gathered that the loaded vehicles have been apprehended alongside the Sagbama axis of the East-West street, from a yet-to-be-identified vacation spot.
In response to Bello, who made the small print of the arrest recognized to DAILY POST on Saturday, some unidentified policemen after the arrest of the truck tried to frustrate the hassle of the duty power by insisting that the product suspected to be adulterated PMS is owned by a extremely influential persona.
He stated “When the hassle of the policemen failed, an unidentified male known as me on the telephone and pleaded with me to take some monetary gratification to set the tankers free however I turned down the provide, promising to unravel the matter”
He assured that he wouldn’t compromise the mandate by President Muhammadu Buhari to make sure that problems with pipeline vandalism, crude oil theft, and different felony actions related to the oil and fuel sector are curbed within the Niger Delta.
In his phrases “As I communicate with you some uniform Cops on the Sagbama junction have been attempting to cease the arrest of the tankers conveying the adulterated petrol merchandise”
“In response to them a outstanding businessman with large expertise within the oil and fuel sector is the proprietor of the tankers and that they don’t seem to be keen to allow us to impound the tankers.”
How police pissed off efforts to impound vehicles transferring adulterated PMS – IPMAN