Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu has finally bowed to pressure by apologizing to Nigerians, a call made by Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the National leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC.
Tinubu had criticized the minister for saying he does not possess magic wand to end the fuel scarcity until May
Kachikwu who this afternoon appeared before Senate committee on Petroleum (Downstream) over the fuel scarcity ravaging the country. said that the long queues in the country's filling stations would disappear on 7th April.
"By 6th or 7th April, the long queues in filling stations would disappear, "he said.
He apologized to Nigerians over his statement that the scarcity will linger till May.