Coca-Cola Plant shut over death of worker


Jethro Ibileke/Benin
A Coca-Cola truck
Bottling operations at the Benin Coca-Cola plant of the Nigerian Bottling Company was abruptly halted on Friday by casual workers following the death of one of their colleagues whose name was given as Jerry Ayo.
The angry workers completely shut the plant located at Eyean in Uhunmwode Local Government Area of Edo State, while protesting the death of their colleague. They also barricaded the company’s gate and set-up bonfires.
Joined by relatives of the deceased, the protesters alleged that 21-year old Jerry died of electrocution while at work.
The protesters who prevented other workers from gaining access into the …Read More

Source:: PM Newspaper