Fuel Subsidy Protests 3/01/2012

Lagos Protesters

The Lagos protest is moving on strong with the turn out massive, they have been moving around from NLC to Anthony Under-bridge to Maryland Business Center.

Rumors of shots fired were spreading social media but protesters have said it is fireworks. So far the violent attack but a peaceful march. Although there are heavy police presence at Alimoso in Lagos.

JAF’s Abiodun Aremu is addresses the protesters now in Independence Tunnel.

We hear that the Lokoja Fuel Subsidy protest has turned violent, with the police turning on the protesters.

Ondo State protesters are about to start off at the Akure Town Hall.

Youths and NGOs are about to kick off the Sokoto Fuel Subsidy Protests.

Police disperse the peaceful protesters at Oja- Oba in  llorin using teargas canisters.

The turn out in Murtala Mohammed Square Kaduna for the Subsidy Protest keeps increasing by the minute.

Plans for protests in the UK at Nigeria High Commission is underway right now.

I started my own protest December 31. People said I wont do it but the spirit of late husband will sustain me! – Mrs Fawehinmi

Hon. Dino Melaye and others arrested yesterday in Abuja concerning the Abuja protests have been released and Hon. Dino says the protests will continue today whether the government likes it or not.

Two soldiers walk past us and say ”my sister una well do, we don dey suffer since” – A Protester in Lagos

The police are trailing the protesters in Lagos as they get to Ojota bus stop, no one is being disturbed.

They are moving to Gov. Fashola’s office.

 

More information will come to you.

 

 

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Posted on January 3, 2012, in Features. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. I am strongly with Lagos protesters. NO to Fuel subsidy.

    NO TO FUEL SUBSIDY
    NO TO FUEL SUBSIDY
    NO TO FUEL SUBSIDY
    NO TO FUEL SUBSIDY
    NO TO FUEL SUBSIDY
    NO TO FUEL SUBSIDY
    NO TO FUEL SUBSIDY
    NO TO FUEL SUBSIDY

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