Abuja - The Federal Ministry of Labour and Productivity, has formally intervened in the strike threat by Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) against the Nigeria Ports Authority over the demand for non-payment of wage arrears to tally clerks and on-board security gangway men.
Samuel Olowookere, Deputy Director of Press in the ministry, the intervention is in line with section 4 and 5 of Trade Dispute Act and laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 2004.
To this effect, a meeting has been scheduled for Thursday at the Ministry’s Conference Room in Abuja.
“Accordingly, all parties are to maintain status quo and allow the dispute resolution process to be concluded amicably,” said Olowookere.
- CAJ News