• Maritime workers petitions minister over activities of shipping companies

    Maritime workers petitions minister over activities of shipping companies

    Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) has petitioned the Minister of Transport, Rotimi Ameachi, over activities of some shipping companies, consignees and agents considered anti-workers and inimical to the nation’s economy.

    They urged Ameachi to intervene to forestall a nationwide industrial unrest.

    The union, in the petition dated July 11, 2016, claimed that some of the affected shipping companies would berth without submitting their manifests to the Stevedoring Contractors for billing or allowing all the statutory bodies to board the vessels for […]