NUPENG TO SUPPLY SANITISERS AND FACE MASKS TO TANKER DRIVERS.
Written by thereachfm on April 2, 2020
The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers has unveiled plans to deliver a weekly supply of 1,000 bottles of sanitisers as well as other safety and protective kits to the 120 depots and 300 stopovers for tanker drivers in the country.
The President, NUPENG Williams Akporeha, stated this while flagging off the distribution of the items to assist petroleum tanker drivers and others in the oil and gas value chain protect themselves against the raging novel coronavirus.
He called on state governments and security agencies to come to the aid of the practitioners so they could carry out seamless distribution of fuel across the country.
The NUPENG president stated further that the union had engaged some pharmaceutical companies to produce 1,000 quantities of 10 litres Jerry cans of sanitisers every week, to be distributed to petrol tanker drivers nationwide.