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Education

ASUU STRIKE: Interviews With Affected Parents Concerning The Ongoing Strike

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) had an interviews with some of the affected parent of the ongoing strike of ASUU, in Abuja. Mr Musa Gimba, a parent in Abaji Area Council, said the lecturers who builds the senators that are being paid sitting and sleeping allowances should be regarded and government should grant their demands, that the children will return to school. Mr Silas Lagi, a parent of a […]

todayMay 12, 2022 3

Education

ASUU Extends The Ongoing Strike For Another 12 Weeks

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has extended the ongoing strike for another 12 weeks (3 months). The union president, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, disclosed the union's decision on Monday. Prof. Osodeke said the decision was taken in National Executive Council (NEC) meeting held on Sunday, 8th May, 2022 at University of Abuja, Abuja. He explained the 12 weeks extension is to give the Federal Government more time to resolve […]

todayMay 9, 2022 3

Education

Federal Government Did Not Know The Reasons Behind The ASUU Strike

The federal government said, he did not understand the reasons behind the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, ongoing strike. Emeka Nwajiuba, the Minister of State for Education, said in Abuja, that ASUU as the government's  employees, did not have rights to order the government which is their employer, how their salaries should be paid. He said the federal government has limited resources and cannot borrow money to pay ASUU. […]

todayMay 5, 2022 2

National

ASUU Panel Clears Pantami, FUTO On Appointment As Professor

THe panel set up by the Academic Staff Union of University, ASUU, chapter of Federal University of Tachnology, Owerri, FUTO, has said the appointment of the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ibrahim Pantami, as a professor of Cyber-Security by the university followed due process. Recall that the panel was inaugurated by ASUU chapter of the university at its congress on September 22nd, 2021. The panel in its […]

todayNovember 8, 2021 1

National

ASUU Strike: See Why Union Says It Will Embark On Another Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Sunday warned it may resume its suspended strike over victimization of members and non-payment of salaries. It accused the Federal Government of victimising its members and tactically avoiding payment of their salaries for up to 10 months. In a statement by the chairman, University of Ibadan branch of ASUU, Prof. Ayo Akinwole, the union said despite suspending strike on December 24, 2020 […]

todayMarch 14, 2021 1

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