GTB 737 banner Yudala banner

BREAKING NEWS: Protesters invade MTN Office in Abuja

By News Express on 23/02/2017

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 1,300


The office of MTN Nigeria located in Abuja, the Nigerian capital, was invaded on Thursday afternoon by a group of angry Nigerians protesting the continued Xenophobic attacks on their fellow countrymen and other Africans in South Africa, the home country of the telecoms giant.

A senior manager in the MTN Abuja Office located in the elitist Maitama district told News Express: “We had to hurriedly lock up and go home. I don’t see them as protesters but as people who came to steal and cause confusion.

“It is a case of invasion. They came, opened the gate, entered and harassed people. They stole customers’ phones; they stole the phones and laptops of staff. There were up to 30 policemen but they didn’t do anything to stop them.”

The source condemned the invasion, noting that the protesters could have made their point in a more civilised way.

He said: “Nobody is happy over what is happening in South Africa. I understand that people have the right to be angry over what is happening there but this is not the best way to go about it. They could have come here and say, “Shut down this place; you can no longer operate” but not to attack Nigerians who work here and Nigerians who came here to repair their phones.”

Source News Express

Posted 23/02/2017 4:23:37 PM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

 

You may also like...
NIMASA Acting DG Jauro assumes duty

Expert releases time for today’s solar eclipse in...

Flood destroys INEC card readers, computers

INEC postpones elections in 11 Federal Constituencies in...

Shareholders urged to complete KYC data

6 Kogi Assembly members dump PDP for APC...

Panic as 2 allegedly receive 666 mark in...

Military set to deploy more battalions to combat...

Ambode promises more jobs in 2017; charges youths...

Africa missing from list of top 100 world...

Lagos Fire Service recovers bodies of traditional chief,...

$1.1bn Malabu Oil scam: Adoke, others face extradition...

 

Latest News Southern Governors unite, demand true federalism, devolution of powers Gang wars shake Ibadan •Houses, cars burnt; residents flee Ronaldo is FIFA World Best Player of the Year PDP chairmanship aspirants undergo screening in Abuja 215 police officers, others undergo emergency, anti-terrorism training Fidelity Bank grows profit by 65.1 per cent Head of Service faults Interior Minister, washes hands off Maina’s reinstatement Niger Govt. releases N50m monthly for students’ scholarships Police kill deputy to suspected armed robbery kingpin We’ll ensure safety of use of electricity, lives, property across electricity supply value chain — NEMSA Boss Forex: CBN consolidates market stability with $195m Bayelsa agog as 300 indigenes exiled by electoral violence return home

 

Most Read Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (288,244 views) NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (271,414 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (218,795 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (184,292 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (179,726 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (162,599 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (141,010 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (128,861 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (123,945 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (114,377 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (112,322 views) APC cries foul as PDP’s Fayose takes early lead in Ekiti governorship election (104,676 views)

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (30) Business (2,734) Business Verdict (25) Columnists (758) Complaints & Requests (93) Enterprise & Opportunities (184) Entertainment (396) Features (497) Global Business Monitor (187) International (1,592) Interviews (134) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (79) News (29,578) Opinion (828) Pidgin (8) Politics (3,996) Religion (645) Sports (1,341) Stock Watch (23) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

UBA mobile app

CBN Words on marble

 

 

#MonkeyPox outbreak

 

APO Group Partner

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement



 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!