Nigerians are expressing anger over the adjustment of the pump price of petrol from N147.67 per litre to N155.17 by the Pipelines and Product Marketing Company (PPMC).

Following the announcement, the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria said the implication was that the pump price of petrol would range from N168 to N170 per litre.

Many social media users described the fresh increase in the pump price as “next level hardship” brought All Progressives Congress ruling party.

Millions of Nigerians took to the micro blogging sites, (Twitter) and (Facebook) to condemn the price hike, expressing disappointment in the Buhari led administration.