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Anxiety Grips COMTUA As Maritime Workers Union Threatens to Pull Out

Anxiety Grips COMTUA As Maritime Workers Union Threatens to Pull Out

By DAPO OLAWUNI The Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) has threatened to pull out of the Coalition of Maritime Truckers Union Association (COMTUA) a body set up in 2018 by an amalgamation of truck…

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Otunba Folarin Commends Adeyanju For Ensuring Industrial Peace Among Dockworkers

Otunba Folarin Commends Adeyanju For Ensuring Industrial Peace Among Dockworkers

The Chairman Nigerian Ports Consultative Council (NPCC) Otunba Kunle Folarin has commended the President General of the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) Comrade Adewale Abdulwaheed Adeyanju for sustaining industrial peace among dockworkers in the…

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Hooliganism Among Nigerian Dockworkers is Over, Adeyanju Warns Members

Hooliganism Among Nigerian Dockworkers is Over, Adeyanju Warns Members

The President General of the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) has warned its members to resist temptations of carrying placards against the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) over the unpaid severance package to tally clerks…

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Why NPA Delay Over N1 Billion Payment to Tally Clerks, Onboard Security

Why NPA Delay Over N1 Billion Payment to Tally Clerks, Onboard Security

…As Dockworkers Get Trust Funds, Corporative Society  Fresh indications have emerged that despite the directive by the Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi that the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) should commence disbursement of severance payments…

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MWUN Issues Terminal Operators 14-Days Ultimatum to Flush Out Illegal Employees

MWUN Issues Terminal Operators 14-Days Ultimatum to Flush Out Illegal Employees

The Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) has issued a fourteen days ultimatum to terminal operators to identify and fish out illegal employees hanging around their terminals, the union says that these are the elements…

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MWUN Calls for Rail Sector Reform, Concession

MWUN Calls for Rail Sector Reform, Concession

Deputy Secretary General Organizing of the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) Comrade Abdullahi Eroje has urged the Federal Government to institute a reform of the rail sector in Nigeria, and to remove all rail construction…

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At Last, Amaechi Orders Payment of Maritime Workers Union

At Last, Amaechi Orders Payment of Maritime Workers Union

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Ameachi has ordered the payment of severance benefits to members of the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) who were disengaged from the port in 2005.  The affected workers were the…

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60% of Dockworkers at Nigerian Ports Terminals Prone to Cancer—–Adeyanju

60% of Dockworkers at Nigerian Ports Terminals Prone to Cancer—–Adeyanju

The President General of Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) Comrade Adewale Adeyanju in an exclusive interview with DAILY TREND NEWS in Lagos last week said that 60% of dockworkers working in hazardous environments at…

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21 Vessels Stranded At Onne Port As NPA Suspends Operations

21 Vessels Stranded At Onne Port As NPA Suspends Operations

There is apprehension at the Federal Ocean Terminal (FOT) in Onne Port as 21 support boats belonging to International Oil Companies (IOC) are now stranded at berth following the suspension of activities of the IOC…

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Terminal Operators, Clearing Agents to Battle Demurrage Waivers As Maritime Workers Call Off Port Strike

Terminal Operators, Clearing Agents to Battle Demurrage Waivers As Maritime Workers Call Off Port Strike

Even though the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) yesterday called off its 3-day strike action at the ports, there is anxiety at the ports as to who bears the brunt of demurrages on rent…

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