Opposition Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) has described the new petrol price hike from N123 to N143.80 as imposition of hardship on Nigerians by the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) government.
The party in a statement, on Thursday, signed by the National Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan, where it rejected the pump price, said giving the prevailing economic hardship foisted on the country, the new rate was a punishment on the Nigerian people.
The Federal government had, on Wednesday, announced a new fuel pump regime which in its view reflects the international pump price.
PDP said the hike in pump price in the latest review by the Petroleum Product Pricing and…
Source: Nigerian Tribune