ASUU Calls Off Strike, Directs Lecturers To Resume Immediately

The Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities, ASUU, has officially called-off its strike action. According to report, ASUU is suspending the strike till the end of October for government to fulfill their promise. The suspension of the strike was announced after a meeting with the government delegation Monday evening. At the meeting, a … [Read more...]

Vice President Osinbajo To Lead Negotiations With ASUU

The minister of Labour And Productivity, Chris Ngige has disclosed that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will lead the federal government negotiation team with the Academic Staff Union of Universities ( ASUU). The union on Tuesday shunned a meeting scheduled with the federal government to address the concerns raised in an earlier agreement between … [Read more...]

ASUU Strike Rumor: Union Denies Oct 2 Threat

The Chairman, Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) University of Abuja’s chapter has denied the earlier publication that ASUU will be going on a warning strike by 2nd of October. According to him, he did not grant interview to any journalist in that regard. He tagged the publication "work of mischief makers, targeted at misleading the … [Read more...]

All Universities Established By Jonathan Are Illegal- ASUU

The National President, of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, Dr. Issa Fagge Nasir has stated that the 16 universities and other higher institutions established by the administration of President Goodluck Jonathan, lack the necessary legal backing and so may be living on borrowed time. He said this while commenting on the four Colleges of … [Read more...]

BREAKING: ASUP Strike Suspended; Poly Resumes Tuesday

The lecturers had been on strike since October. The Academic Staff union of Polytechnics, ASUP, has suspended its 10-month-old strike. The strike, which started in October, was suspended on Saturday morning at the National Executive Council, NEC, meeting of the union held in Abuja. The National Publicity Secretary of ASUP, Clement Chirman, … [Read more...]

ADSU ASUU Chapter Goes On Indefinite Strike Over Mass Sack!

The academic staff of the Adamawa State University, Mubi, have embarked on an indefinite strike to protest the sacking of 24 of their colleagues by the management. Chairman of the university’s branch of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, Mr Molem Ishaku, stated this in a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday in … [Read more...]

ASUP Strike 2014:We Are Yet To Meet The President

The ASUP chairman, Mr. Chibuzor Asomugha , while speaking with newsmen recently made it clear that ASUP has not had any direct negotiation with the president. According to him, the president in response to the letter sent to him by the NLC directed the minister of labour to preside over the matter with a view to resolving it. This led to a … [Read more...]

ASUP 2014 Strike To End As FG Set To Pay Union N20.6 Billion!

Latest information reaching us has it that the federal government has confirmed the conclusion of payment schedule of ASUP 20.6 Billion as instructed by the President of the federal republic of Nigeria, Dr Goodluck Ebele Jonathan. Last Monday during a meeting summoned with Federal Ministry of Education, Ministry of Finance, NBTE, NCCE and other … [Read more...]

ASUP Strike 2014: Polytechnic Students May Lose Full Session

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics has warned that the nation’s public polytechnics may lose a full academic session due to the ongoing strike by its members. The warning is coming as the Chairmen of Governing Councils of Federal Polytechnics and the leadership of the union plan to meet this Friday with a view to seeking an end to the strike. … [Read more...]

ASUP Finally Decides To Call Off Strike After Cult Threats?

The academic staff union of polytechnic (ASUP) has finally announce the call off of her ongoing 10 months old strike action, as announced on a radio station in owerri. This report was received barely 2 days after the National President of the Union, and some other chapters of the Union received death threats from Cultists within their … [Read more...]