Originally posted 2020-09-08 19:21:53. Republished by Blog Post Promoter
Students Protest Over Fuel, Electricity Price Hike: In furtherance of registering its grievances in opposition to the increment in the pump value of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) popularly generally known as petrol and electrical energy tariff within the nation, the Nationwide Association of Nigerian Students has launched into a protest in Osogbo, Osun State capital.
Students Protest Over Fuel, Electricity Price Hike
The protest which was organised by the NANS leadership along with Joint Campus Committee Osun Axis took off round 10am with the protesters moving round major routes within the state capital.
They have been singing totally different solidarity songs in opposition to what they described as the merciless motion of presidency against citizens with the hike.
Additionally they bore placards with a number of inscriptions equivalent to, ‘FG is insensitive to Nigerians plights”, We demand a reversal of the increment in costs of petrol and electrical energy”, We’re in pains”, amongst others.
NANS Public Relations Officer within the Zone, Kazeem Olalekan stated students would proceed to occupy the streets till government reverses the wicked price increase policy against the individuals.