• Alaba market boils, closed as traders protest, claiming Obosi has enslaved them

    Alaba market boils, closed as traders protest, claiming Obosi has enslaved them

    The heavy presence of security agents averted what could have been mayhem in Alaba International Market, Ojo, Lagos, yesterday.

    Traders in that section of the market, locked their shops to protest the overbearing influence of Chief Azubuike Ekwerekwu, aka Obosi, who they claimed had enslaved them over the years, by forcing them to pay through their noses in matters of security, shops and PSP, among others. They also accused him of ‘manipulating the elected executives’ to exploit them.

    The protesters marched to […]