Following the recent spate of mishaps arising from accidents involving tankers carrying petroleum products in Onitsha, Anambra State government has placed an embargo restricting the movement of tankers carrying petroleum products in the state from 8pm to 5am, with effect from 2nd of November 2019. This means that tankers carrying petrol are not allowed to move in around in the state from 5am to 8pm.
This directive was shared on messaging platform, facebook by Special Assistant to Governor Willie Obiano on social media, Ifeanyi Aniagor.
The message read;
Movement of Vehicles with Petroleum Products in Anambra State has been restricted to only 8pm to 5am Effective November 2nd.