Fuel Palava Nigerians spotted scooping petrol after tanker falls, spilling content

After a petroleum tanker had fallen along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway, yesterday morning, April 7, 2016, residents living along that axis were captured scooping up the fuel.

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Nigerians spotted scooping petrol after tanker falls, spilling content

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Photos of Nigerians scooping up fuel which had spilled from a fallen tanker, along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway have turned up online.

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Nigerians spotted scooping petrol after tanker falls, spilling content

(misspetite)

 

After a petroleum tanker had fallen along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway, yesterday morning, April 7, 2016, residents living along that axis were captured scooping up the fuel.

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Nigerians spotted scooping petrol after tanker falls, spilling content

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The fact that their actions were endangering their lives seemed to matter less in the face of the fuel scarcity which has plunged the country into one of its lowest times yet.

Nigerians spotted scooping petrol after tanker falls, spilling content play

Nigerians spotted scooping petrol after tanker falls, spilling content

(misspetite)

 

The residents had come out en mass with whatever container which could have been use to store fuel, scooping up as much fuel as they possibly could, causing major gridlock traffic along the express.

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Nigerians spotted scooping petrol after tanker falls, spilling content

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See photos above.

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