The Nigerian Union of Petroleum and Pure Gasoline Staff, NUPENG, has declared its assist for Nigerian youths within the ongoing nationwide protests.
NUPENG stated none of its organs ordered the shutting down of gasoline stations or oil installations as a result of protests.
NUPENG, in a quick assertion to DAILY POST on Saturday signed by Comrade Williams Eniredonana Akporeha, its President and Comrade Olawale Afolabi, Basic Secretary, referred to as for quick reform of the police.
The assertion added, “NUPENG stands with Nigerian youths in opposition to Police brutality and requires quick and far-reaching Police reforms as our members are additionally victims of Police brutality and abuses by extortion, detention, harassment and intimidation nationwide.
“In the meantime, no organ of our Union has ordered shutting down of gasoline stations or oil installations.
“We sincerely empathize with all victims of police brutality together with our members throughout the nation and we peacefully be part of all well-meaning Nigerians to say POLICE BRUTALITY MUST STOP!
“Lengthy dwell the Federal Republic Of Nigeria!”