The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has announced that a nationwide protest will take place on August 2nd in response to recent fuel price hikes, increased tuition fees in public schools, and withheld salaries of lecturers and workers in universities.
The protest will begin at 7:30am in Abuja and across the states of the federation.
Workers and civil society organizations will gather at the Unity Fountain in Abuja, while state chapters will also commence protests simultaneously.
The NLC has mobilized its members and notified appropriate security agencies to ensure the safety of participants.
The Congress has expressed its readiness for the protest and emphasized the importance of the international community observing how the Nigerian government treats its citizens.
This article was updated 1 month ago