Protest over naira scarcity rocks Ogun again, banks burnt

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Protest on Monday, erupted in Ogun State over the naira scarcity, with videos online showing two banks set on fire in the Sagamu area of the state.

The videos shared on Monday showed many residents watching as Keystone and Union banks were set ablaze with some youths holding planks in protest.

This comes days after an initial protest on Friday caused heavy gridlock along Lagos-Ibadan expressway.

Reacting to the development, a Twitter user, @arranowanna wrote, “Kindly advise your friends, families and acquaintances to avoid any protests. Take your frustration to the ballots on Saturday. Don’t burn banks, don’t burn petrol stations, don’t burn government properties.”

Another user, @morningstar_305 wrote, “I just put a call through to the house and it was confirmed to me that keystone bank and union bank at ijoku has been set ablaze by angry citizens.”

In his part, Pooja, wrote, “If you are in Sagamu, be careful cos there is a protest on new naira notes.”

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