Senator Dino Melaye blast President Buhari over increment in petrol price
The popular and celebrity Kogi State lawmaker, Dino Melaye has blast President Buhari government over the increment in pump price of petrol.
The recent petrol price increment was approved by Pipelines and Product Marketing Company (PPMC), a subsidiary of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC on Wednesday 2nd September 2020.
The new price has since stirred reactions from Nigerians and prominent individuals on social media.
Reacting, Melaye described the increase in petrol price during a pandemic as ”grossly insensitive and wicked by the government”
According to him, the development shows how the present administration is taking advantage of poor Nigerians.
Melaye Twitter tweet over petrol price increment:
“ It is grossly insensitive, wicked and deliberately callous for Government to increase pump price of petrol in a time like this.
“Men of good conscience will not watch the lives of poor Nigerians taking for granted with outrageous ignominy by a stationary Government.”