Cash crunch : Protesters set two banks ablaze in Ogun
Written by Olarotimi Oshin on February 21, 2023
Naira scarcity protesters have set two bank buildings ablaze in Ogun State, south-west Nigeria. The incident occured in the Sagamu area of the state.
Residents watched as Keystone and Union bank buildings were set ablaze by the protesters who were also protesting the petrol scarcity in the state. The buildings were believed to be empty at the time of the incident.
The protesters also made bonfire in different sections of the roads in the area, The Monday incident occurred days after a similar one in the state.
Royal Times reports that In Sagamu, businesses were not allowed to open as those who already opened their shops before the Monday’s incident hurriedly closed their shops.