Why ASUU may embark on strike again

Why ASUU may embark on strike

Why ASUU may embark on strike again   The coast is not yet totally clear for public universities in Nigeria despite the thrilling news of termination of a nine-month old strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) that erupted wild jubilation today. While ASUU National President, Biodun Ogunyemi, announced the calling off of the strike during a press conference in Abuja, he also warned that the Union would return to strike without notice if the government fails in meeting its part of the agreement reached with the university…

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FG bows to ASUU pressure, excludes varsity teachers from IPPIS

FG bows to ASUU pressure, excludes varsity teachers from IPPIS

The federal government on Friday bowed to the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), and agreed to pay the university lecturers their outstanding salaries from February to June using old salary payment GIFMIS platform. This was part of many agreements reached at the end of 7-hour negotiation meeting between government delegation led by minister of labour and employment, Chris Ngige and ASUU members, led by their President, Biodun Ogunyemi. Reading out the communiqué at the end of the meeting, Ngige said government has also offered to increase the Earned Academic…

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