NLC Faults FG On Fuel Hike, Says It Will Be Resisted
[img]http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-JUiYxgjcs1A/VzOtrlBGEwI/AAAAAAACcv4/eiNf35X3Yj0hCjD5wcLgawwn5ycNycl_ACLcB/s1600/NLC.jpg">The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has faulted the federal government on the hike in the price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) popularly called petrol describing it “as an act of insensitivity and impunity”.
The NLC in a statement by Dr Peter Ozo-Eson, General Secretary, said; “The unilateral increase in prices of petroleum products today by government represents the height of insensitivity and impunity and shall be resisted by the Nigeria Labour Congress and its civil society allies.
“With the imposition on the citizenry of criminal and unjustifiable electricity tariff and resultant darkness and other economic challenges brought on by the devaluation of the Naira and spiraling inflation, the least one had expected at this point in time was another policy measure that would further make life more miserable for the ordinary Nigerian.
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