A former Deputy Nationwide Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Social gathering, PDP, Bode George, has warned towards the hike in electrical energy tariff and pump value of petrol.
Bode George warned that President Muhammadu Buhari ought to reverse the increment as a result of Nigeria was on the breaking point.
He said that Nigerians have been but to recuperate from the impact of COVID-19, therefore the brand new tariff and value must be reversed.
Bode George spoke on Tuesday when the Peoples Democratic Social gathering, PDP, aspirants for the Lagos East Senatorial district and Kosofe 2 State Constituency paid him a courtesy name.
He pressured that the federal government has inflicted the best ache on Nigerians by way of the brand new hike in electrical energy tariff and value of petrol.
In line with Bode George: “There’s starvation within the land; Nigeria is on the breaking point. The President has just one alternative to rewrite his identify within the golden pages of historical past.
“They need to revisit the choice, it’s inhuman, unacceptable and going so as to add an excessive amount of ache each to the wealthy and poor.
“Who won’t be at ache now with a rise in petrol and electrical energy? The fast factor is that every one industries will hike their merchandise even supposing so many individuals have misplaced their jobs because of COVID-19.
“The President ought to take a look at faces and inform these individuals behind this increment to cease.”
The PDP chieftain additionally lamented over the present system of presidency in Nigeria.
Stressing that the present system just isn’t working, Bode George insisted that the present construction was that of navy in nature.