Nigerian women cry out as price of sanitary pads hikes
Nigerian women have continued to raise concern at the increase in the price of Sanitary pads, especially the Always Ultra, which seems to be most ladies preferred choice of sanitary pad.
Many of them took their social media platforms to express their concern.
From findings, the Always Ultra, that used to sell for 150 Naira, now goes for 350 to 400 Naira.
Many of them are of the opinion that the sudden hike will affect personal hygiene of young girls and poor women who may not be able to afford these sanitary towels.
The hike in prices of sanitary towels has been linked to recent inflation in prices of commodities in the country.
Below some reactions from social media
So always ultra pad is now 350.. Time to learn how to wear napkin
— Aunty Saratu (@Sarahsanda_) December 7, 2016