Dockworker dies in Lagos Port 11 days after similar incident at same terminal
The death of a dockworker, Mr Pius Ifah, on Wednesday at the Five Star Logistics Terminal, Tin-Can Island Port,
Lagos, makes it a second incident recorded at the terminal in exactly 11 days.
|Adewale Adeyanju(left) with other members of the MWUN at the scene of the incident on Wednesday|
at the terminal to suspended work in solidarity with the family of the late Ifah. .
comply with safety rules or the union would resort to picketing.
said the stacked pipes gave way and fell on the late Ifah.
He also said that before the operations commenced, some of the workers had complained to a representative of the management that it was not appropriate to use a wooden wedge for such heavy-duty pipes, but that he allegedly refused, saying that was what they could afford.