Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has thrown its weight behind the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) over its planned industrial action against International Oil Companies
The Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) has urged the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) to fast-track the production of a biometric identity card
22 Apr 2021
Immediate past President of the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN), Tony Nted, yesterday, decried the failure of the Federal Government and Delta State to tackle insecurity across the country.
27 Feb 2020
Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN), has dismissed an allegation against the union by some persons and groups to smear the leadership of the union, and create unrest in the sector.
5 Dec 2019
Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN), has called on security agencies operating at the seaports to put in place measures to tackle the menace of stealing and breaching of cargoes by miscreants.
4 Jul 2019
About 12,000 containers are currently trapped in the nation’s ports, as the strike action embarked upon by the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) lingers. The union had shut all seaports nationwide to due the failure of the International Oil Companies (IOCs) operating in the country to pay the wages of the stevedoring workers since…
30 Jun 2019
Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) will begin a nationwide strike on Wednesday, July 3, after the expiration of a two-week strike ultimatum issued by the union on June 13 over non-payment of stevedoring contractors. Mr Abdul-Waheed Adeyanju, the President-General of MWUN made this known in a statement issued in Lagos on Sunday. According to…
15 Nov 2018
The nation was only a few hours away from a lockdown with all the frightening implications. The Labour Congress was determined to bare its fangs to press home the agitation for a new minimum wage regime. The unions had asked their members to be on standby for last-minute instructions. The air was thick with a…
24 Jul 2018
The Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) has issued fresh 21 days ultimatum to the Federal Government to fix the deplorable access roads to Lagos seaports or face industrial action. Handing down the ultimatum after its National Executive Council meeting held in Lagos, the maritime workers described the current state of the road through Mile…
20 Mar 2018
President of the Maritime Workers’ Union of Nigeria (MWUN), Comrade Adewale Adeyanju, has been elected chairman of seafarers’ section, Africa region of the International Transport Federation (ITF).
29 Jan 2018
The Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) has vowed to shut down the nation’s seaports over Federal Government’s failure to fix dilapidated access roads.
23 Aug 2017
But the Truck Owners Association of Nigeria (TOAN), described the verdict as inhuman, and a plot to impoverish the truck owners. They also pointed an accusing finger at the government that refused to provide parking lots for port users.