Tag Archives: ASUU

ASUU Speaks On Calling Off Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, on Sunday dismissed claims that it has called off the ongoing strike. ASUU stated this while urging the public to “ignore any announcement” that the industrial action has been called off. A Twitter user @Buiketalk had stated: “After @officialEFCC that year, @ASUUNGR is becoming my favourite public service…

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Strike: Stop Distracting Us, Buhari Tells Labour Unions, ASUU

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday told various labour unions not to distract his administration from fixing the nation’s infrastructure. Buhari said this while receiving members of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, the nation’s capital. The President’s comment is in the wake of the ongoing strike embarked by…

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Strike: NANS Issues Two Weeks Ultimatum To FG, ASUU

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has issued a two weeks ultimatum to the federal government and Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to end the lecturers’ strike or be ready for confrontation. This was contained in a statement signed by the association’s president, Danielson Akpan. According to THEWILL ASUU commenced its strike on…

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Breaking!!! President Buhari Set To Release N20 Billion To Nigeria Universities

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the release of N20 billion to revitalize public universities in line with the demands of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU. The Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, made this disclosure in Abuja on Monday 24th September 2018. According to reports, she explained that the money for the universities would…

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LASU Academic Staff Union Protest Against VC At Government House

Members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Lagos State University branch, were at the Lagos State Government house on Friday,14th of September, to protest alleged mismanagement and impunity by the Vice Chancellor of the University, Professor Olanrewaju Fagbohun. The protesters, who chanted union songs, also bore placards inscribed with words such as ‘Dr.…

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ASUU Urges Payment of LAUTECH Staff Salaries After 10-Month Delay

Members of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology(LAUTECH), Ogbomosho, have been owed salaries for 10 months and the Academic Staff Union of Universities(ASUU) has called for the payment of the outstanding salaries. In an official statement issued by the ASUU Kano zone made available to the press, the body said “ASUU hereby calls on parents, workers…

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ASUU Agrees with FG, to Suspend Strike

Reports say that the striking university lecturers have reached a truce with the federal government and will suspend their industrial action anytime from now. The lecturers were represented by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) at a marathon meeting with the representatives of the Federal Government. ASUU is expected to convene its National Executive Council (NEC)…

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Nigeria: SSANU, NASU, NAAT Join ASUU, Declare Indefinite Strike

The Joint Action Committee of the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU) and the National Association of Academic Technologists (NAAT) has stated that the unions will begin a “total and comprehensive indefinite” strike from Monday, joining their academic colleagues. THEWILL recalls that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) had…

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