“#SayNoToNipostFee” is trending this morning on social media after Nigerian Postal Service, NIPOST, announced their decision to introduce costs of licence for logistics and courier services which has caused an uproar from a large section of Nigerians mainly online.
The introduction of the new charges by NIPOST is expected to cause an increase in the cost of courier services and delivery goods.
According to NIPOST, companies which provide international courier services like DHL, UPS and FEDEX, are expected to pay N20m for a new licence and N8m annually while those who offer national services are expected to pay N10m for licence and N4m yearly for renewal.
Nigerians didn’t find this news funny which prompted them to express their furiousness on social media. See some reactions below;