NUPENG agrees to resume fuel distribution in Abuja

Channels Television  
Updated August 23, 2012

Abuja will not be seeing long queues from friday as the national union of petroleum and natural gas workers nupeng has lifted the strike.

Petrol tankers are now allowed into the city to dispense fuel to petrol stations.

The federal government reached an agreement with the National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), the Nigeria Labour Congress and oil marketers during a closed door meeting in Abuja that lasted for over 9 hours.

In a communique signed by all parties and read by the Minister of Labour Emeka Wogu, it was resolved that all the issues raised over subsidy payments, non payment of salaries among others will be looked into and reviewed in 2weeks.