The General Overseer of tINRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele, on Friday warned President Muhammadu Buhari over the current hike in prices of essential commodities, most especially good in the country
The cleric warned of an upcoming nationwide protest due to the Increase in food prices, which has affected all Nigerians.
Speaking through, his media aide, Osho Oluwatosin, the clergyman said that unless the Federal Government provides a solution to the lingering economic crisis, the protest will be severe.
According to him, all Nigerians, including womenand children will be part of the nationwide protest.
He called on President Buhari to look into it as soon as possible to avert the impediment.
‘’Nigerians will protest because of the hike in food prices. There will be so much hardship which will cause the government the unexpected. The president must see into food matters otherwise Nigeria will go up in flames as a result of this.
‘’The price of things will keep increasing. Essential commodities like pepper, palm oil, and gas will keep increasing and these are what the average Nigerian use on a daily basis,” he said.
‘’The government must do something to avert this coming protest, it will involve the youths, old men and women, it will be very serious. The government needs to look into it as soon as possible.’’