Fuel Subsidy Removal In Nigeria causes pains in Sudan, Niger, Benin

Petrol Hike: Angry protesters block Benin-Lagos road over fuel subsidy

The subsidy removal in Nigeria has also affected social and economic life in the neighbouring countries, with sources saying black market activities have significantly reduced. Cheap petrol from Nigeria was regularly smuggled to as far as Sudan, a North African country, making it difficult for Nigerian authorities to save enough to provide services to the […]

Petrol Subsidy: NLC absent, FG’s meeting with TUC ends in deadlock

Petrol Hike: Angry protesters block Benin-Lagos road over fuel subsidy

A federal government delegation is in a meeting with representatives of organised labour at the presidential villa in Abuja over the removal of subsidies on petrol. The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) didn’t make the meeting. The meeting comes five days after a first meeting with the new government on the same issue ended in a […]