ProduktabbildungGhana? Railway Company ?Workers have ?threatened to withdraw their service if government fails to increase their salaries.

The workers have given government? up to? July 21, 2014 ?to increase their pay or they will withdraw passenger train? services on? Accra-Nsawam and ?Accra-Tema routes.

According to them government is insensitive to their plight thus delaying its promise to address their concerns.

The have also blamed?government for?failing?to rescue the ailing company leading to deterioration?of?machinery,?appalling working conditions of the workers as well as its?dwindling fortunes.

The ultimatum was announced by Mr. Godwin Ntarmah,? local General Secretary of the Railway Workers Union at a news conference at the company?s office in Accra .

The workers wore red arm bands amid chanting and singing of war songs to register their anger as some of them said the situation has made them hopeless in the face of their families.

They said they have run out of patience ?with government and any failure on the part of government to fulfill those promises within the period, will?result in workers withdrawing their service.

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