Information reaching 247ureports.com indicates that a mass protest in front of the Total offices in Rivers State has broken out. According to the information received the protest seemed to have happened as a surprise to the authorities with the oil multinational company.
The protesters were said to be the people of Egi in Rivers State who were unhappy with the failure of the Oil giant to implement the Memorandum of Understanding reached between the community and the foreign oil giant.
The number of protesters were reported to be high and intense. The security agents in the area are said to have scrambled for additional enforcement to avert the breakdown of law and order. A security agent near the area tell 247ureports.com that the fear of violence breaking out is very real.