Angry Protesters Set Ablaze MTN Office in Ibadan

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The Bodija, Ibadan office of telecommunication company, MTN, has been set ablaze by angry protesters.

The incident caused heavy traffic as cars passing through Agodi government secretariat road en route the University of Ibadan are having a hard time getting passed the route.

This ugly incident has made the Policemen in the state to deploy anti-riot policemen to other MTN outlets in the city.

According to the PUNCH, an eyewitness named (Omololu Adeeyo) was quoted saying “but for the timely intervention of the policemen, the irate mob was set to vandalise the main hall of the business centre when policemen hurriedly cordoned off the premises.

“Many staffers of the company were in panic mood when the incident occurred,” he added.

The attack appeared to be a reprisal following recent Xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa.

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