EBSU Resumes Tomorrow, Defy ASUU Warnings!

THE Management of Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki, EBSU, Monday announced that academic activities would resume in all the campuses of the Institution on Tuesday, 26th November, 2013.

It also ordered lecturers and students of the Institution to return to classes following the inability of the Academic Staff Union of University, ASUU to end it over four months strike in the country.

In a statement signed by the Registrar of the Institution, Mr Sam N. Egwu, it stressed that the Institution had resolved to commence academic activities not minding the disagreement existing between ASUU and the Federal government.

“Having waited patiently for Federal Government and ASUU to resolve the impasse behind the over four months strike embarked upon by the Union to no avail, the management of EBSU has resolved to re-open classes for learning to commence on Tuesday, the 26th day of November, 2013.

“We therefore inform all concerned that teaching and learning will begin fully on Tuesday, 26th, November, 2013. This is to enable us cover what we have lost to the strike,” the statement read.

Vanguard learnt that the resolution was the outcome of the meeting held last week by the management of the Institution including lecturers where 80{8ae8c24ce74896ced30bee61486d21e5e3d5ef709488a1076500d8a8ad4d4175} of the lecturers in attendance agreed that they should ignore the ASUU Nationwide strike and return back to class.

When Contacted, the EBSUASUU Chairman, Prof. Ndubuisi Idenyi dissociated the ASUU chapter of EBSU from the purported reopening by the management and maintained that the strike was still in progress until they get directive from their national leadership.


Share this on your wall for your friends using buttons below For a Free Gift Today!!!
JAMB 2014 UTME Registration Has Began, Click here For Informations


About Obasi Chinedu

Obasi Chinedu Is an Author at www.nigerianuniversitynews.com. He is a member of the Nigerian Union of Campus Journalist (NUCJ). You can reach out to Him On Twitter via @Obasi_Chinedu

Speak Your Mind