There was shock in the Warri area of Delta State as a woman reportedly bit the the breast of another woman during a fight at a petrol station in the state.
According to reports, the two women who deal in black market in the city of Warri, were fighting over positions in the fuel queue why struggling for product to sell.
It was learnt that other customers at the filling station intervened to settle the bloody fight between the duo.
NIGERIACRIME gathered that one of the women was bleeding from the breast even after they had been separated by other customers.
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From investigation obtained, fuel stations in Warri and environs were still selling the product at N500 per litre.
Transportation has also increased with many of the transporters charging outrageous amounts with a demand that they are paid with new naira notes to avoid the January 31 deadline by the Central Bank of Nigeria.
At the time of this report, virtually all roads were empty with little or no vehicles plying them due to the hike in petrol.
A customer simply identified as Ogochukwu said the situation is really tough and is telling on citizens. He called on President Muhammadu Buhari’s APC-led Federal Government to urgently do all it can to reduce the cost of petrol and save the people stress.
Another customer simply identified as Akpevwe also said marketers were hoarding the products. He alleged that politicians had a hand in the current hike in petrol, adding that many people have discovered their talents as they now resort to trekking long distances where their money could take them.
He called on the government to prevail on the petroleum marketers to make the product available at the stipulated one-hundred-and-sixty-naira pump price for citizens before the 2023 election.