Tag Archives: ASUU

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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ASUU Strike: FG, Union Set to Meet on Thursday

The Federal Government will tomorrow, September 7, meet with the leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to resolve the lingering strike in the nation’s universities. The meeting will be coming exactly seven days since the lecturers refused to show up for a meeting with the government delegation, saying such meeting was “unnecessary.”…

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ASUU Strike: Students Chase Away Illegal NANS President, Pledge Loyalty To Chinonso Obasi

There was confusion on Tuesday at the Unity Fountain in Abuja as Nigerian students numbering over 200 chased away one Aruna Kadiri who was parading himself as President of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS). Kadiri was planning to stage an unauthorised protest against the ongoing strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities…

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Osinbajo Has Not Taken Over Talks With ASUU – FG

The federal government has reacted to news making the rounds that vice president Yemi Osinbajo has taken over talks between the FG and striking university lecturers. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige had made the declaration on Wednesday while fielding questions from State House correspondents after the meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) that the…

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ASUU Meets Friday to Decide Fate of Ongoing Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, will on Friday hold a National Executive Council meeting to determine the direction of the ongoing national strike. The meeting will be holding after national branches equally held meetings on Wednesday to decide on whether the strike should continue or not, PREMIUM TIMES reports. All branch chairmen are…

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