An Okada man (motorcyclist) and a taxi driver reported died on a petrol queue in Ilorin, Kwara State. Reports have it that they died at different petrol stations in Ilorin.
It was gathered that the Okada man was crushed by a tipper while he was trying to enter the petrol queue.
Police from the Oloje divisional police station have removed the body from the scene of the accident.
As for the taxi driver, he allegedly died after buying petrol from the filling station. The driver identified as Daddy Mustapha of Isale Banni area of Ilorin died shortly after he got fuel for his taxi.
It was gathered that after he bought the product, he could not drive his vehicle out of the filling station.
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Other cars that queued behind him approached him, only to find out that Daddy Mustapha was died. He was buried hours later according to Islamic rites.
The recent fuel scarcity in the country has led to long queues in the filling stations as well as cores of stranded commuters. Nigerians have called on the Buhari led administration to do something urgently about the situation.