• Public Schools, Banks Closed As NLC, JAF Protest In Osun

    Public Schools, Banks Closed As NLC, JAF Protest In Osun

    Residents in Osogbo, the Osun State capital, woke up to traffic gridlock and lull in commercial activities as members of the Nigerian Labour Congress and civil society groups under the Joint Action Front (JAF) took to the streets.

    Chanting solidarity songs, they protested the increase in the price of petrol in compliance with the directive of the NLC.

    The protesters who mounted a roadblock at the Olaiya roundabout which is the major entry route into the town, also sat on the floor […]