The prices of sanitary pads have increased in Nigeria, leading to huge problems for women who need them during their monthly flow.
Women have raised alarm over the development, with many even saying if protection for intercourse is shared freely, then pads should be too.
Below is the new scheme of prices: Everyday brand of sanitary pads used to sell for N150, now it sells for N260.
Always Ultra used to sell for N250, now it sells for about N400. Always Classic which sells for N200 now goes for about N300.
The DIVA brand used to sell for N180 and now it has risen to N230. Among the popular brands Lady care which used to sell for N250, now sells for N400.
Recently, a young Nigerian lady, Vivian Ugwu complained on Facebook regarding the new price of sanitary pads.