NLC Warns Against Removal of Fuel Subsidy in Nigeria

The Nigeria labour congress NLC has cautioned the Federal Government against implementing the recommendation of International Monetary Fund IMF on the removal of subsidy on petroleum products in the country.

The NLC president Ayuba Wabba gave the advice at a news conference in Abuja. Wabba said that the continued devaluation of the Nigerian currency hard created the impression of the existence of subsidy.

Adding that as long the value of the Naira was left to market farces, the issue of subsidy would continue in the country.

NLC leader urged that Government to should make efforts to upgrade the nation’s refineries. He said there was no country in the world are where IMF’s commendation had worked or working.

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