By Glam & Essence
Telecommunication vompany, MTN, on Wednesday withdrew the services of its staff in Abeokuta, on account of the information its management got that MTN offices in nearby Lagos were being set on fire by angry Nigerians who were protesting the killing of Nigerians in South Africa.
The affected staff are MTN agents working on part-time basis in its outlets across the Ogun State capital.
Acvording to an affected MTN agent, their contract with the telecommunication company has not ended,while they are yet to be paid their wages.
“Our contract with them has not ended. We started in August. They have not even paid us. They said they will get back to us. They told us to close down when they got information that MTN offices in Lagos were being burnt. They said we should not worry that our money is safe,” the agent explained.
It was observed that businesses owned by South Africans like MTN, DSTV, GOTV, Stanbic Bank located in Ogun state have all been shut down for fear of attacks from Nigerian students.