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I’m not new Lagos NURTW chairman — Olohunwa

I’m not new Lagos NURTW chairman — Olohunwa

A former Lagos State Chairman, National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Alhaji Rafiu Olohunwa, has distanced himself from a malicious publication declaring him as the union’s newly appointed Lagos State Chairman.
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Mile-2 clash: LASG threatens to suspend NURTW, RTEAN from Oshodi-Apapa Expressway

Mile-2 clash: LASG threatens to suspend NURTW, RTEAN from Oshodi-Apapa Expressway

By Olasunkanmi Akoni Lagos State Government has read the riot act to members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers, NURTW, and Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria, RTEAN, following incessant violent clashes at Mile-2 end of Oshodi-Apapa Expressway, in which at least five persons reportedly lost their lives in the latest clash, last […]

Insecurity: NURTW to commence e-tracking of vehicles

Insecurity: NURTW to commence e-tracking of vehicles

By Shina Abubakar – Osogbo President of the National Union of Road Transport (NURTW), Alhaji Tajudeen Baruwa, has disclosed that the union has embarked on electronic tracking (e-tracking) of its cars to ensure safety on highways. Addressing journalists in Osogbo on Tuesday after its National Executive Council meeting, Baruwa who was flanked by the Deputy […]

Why I suspended activities of transport unions in Ondo ― Akeredolu

Why I suspended activities of transport unions in Ondo ― Akeredolu

By Dayo Johnson Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state has given reason for the suspension of the activities of both the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) and the Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) in the state. Akeredolu also clarified that the activities of both unions were not banned as reported in […]

Leadership tussle: Akeredolu suspends NURTW, RTEAN in Ondo

Leadership tussle: Akeredolu suspends NURTW, RTEAN in Ondo

By Dayo Johnson Ondo State Government, yesterday, suspended the National Union of Road Transport Workers, NURTW and the Road Transport Employers’ Association of Nigeria, RTEAN, in the state, as a result of the recent leadership crisis in the two unions. The Senior Special Assistant to the governor on Special Duties and Strategy, Dr. Doyin Odebowale, […]

Court to NURTW: Truckers engaged by clearing, forwarding agencies belong to MWUN

Court to NURTW: Truckers engaged by clearing, forwarding agencies belong to MWUN

The National Industrial Court, NIC, sitting in Port Harcourt, has ruled that the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria, MWUN, is the sole Union to unionise and collect fees, dues, tolls or any payments whatsoever of all workers or persons engaged by clearing and forwarding agencies for the purpose of haulage of containerised goods.

Three feared dead, others injured as NURTW, Park managers clash in Oyo

Three feared dead, others injured as NURTW, Park managers clash in Oyo

SEQUEL to a recent ruling by an Oyo State High Court which nullified the appointment of park managers in the state, a fresh bloody clash ensued between members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) and the Park Management System leading to the deaths of about three people.

Ikpeazu lifts ban on activities of NURTW in Abia

Ikpeazu lifts ban on activities of NURTW in Abia

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia has lifted the proscription placed on the activities of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) in the state. Ikpeazu made this known on Tuesday when members of the National Executive Council of the union paid him a visit at the Government House, Umuahia. The governor said that the […]

NURTW/COMMUNITY CLASH:  Police arrest Ebonyi council boss, lawmaker, former CPS, 21 others

NURTW/COMMUNITY CLASH: Police arrest Ebonyi council boss, lawmaker, former CPS, 21 others

…Those arrested must be prosecuted  —PDP …Case under investigation —Police By Peter Okutu THE Ebonyi State Police Commissioner, Aliyu Garba, yesterday, arrested the Chairman of Ohaukwu Local Government Area of the state, Clement Odah; the lawmaker representing Ohaukwu North State Constituency, Chinedu,  his former Chief Press Secretary, CPS, and the current Special Assistant to the […]

NURTW/Community clash: Umahi imposes curfew on Effium Community

NURTW/Community clash: Umahi imposes curfew on Effium Community

Chairman of LGA, security agents are biased — Ezza Effium Community member By Peter Okutu – Abakaliki Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State, Sunday imposed a curfew on Effium Community in Ohaukwu Local Government Area of Ebonyi State over the senseless killings and wanton destruction of properties in the area. Umahi stated this through Barr. […]