Lagos - Workers in the maritime sector have issued a 14-day ultimatum to the federal government to evacuate all petrol tankers and other heavy duty vehicles along the access roads to the sea ports or all ports operations nationwide will be shut.
The workers under the aegis of the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) also demanded the relocation of all the tank farms and rehabilitation of all the access roads to the seaports within the next 14 days for industrial peace to reign in the ports, reports ThisDay.
The union in a petition to the federal government through the minister of transport said the incessant gridlock on Oshodi-Apapa Expressway has practically shut all economic and other activities on the road.
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