NASU: Members Protest Non- Inclusion In New Retirement Age For Teachers
Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions, NASU, Osun State, wants the National Assembly to include its members in the new service year and retirement age for Teachers.
Chairman of the Union, Comrade Kunle Ogundepo made call when he led some members to the Assembly on a peaceful protest.
Comrade Ogundepo explained that non-Teaching professionals including Laboratory Attendant, Accountants and Administrative staff, should be included in benefits.
He said increasing the service year from 35 years to 40 years and retirement age from 60 years to 65 years for Teachers should be extended to non-Teaching staff in all Primary and Post Primary schools.
Addressing the Protesters, the Deputy Majority Leader of the House, Mr. Kunle Akande assured the protesters that will wade in to address the National Assembly.
Mr. Akande while commending the peaceful protest urged members of the Union to exercise patient until the passage of the before the National Assembly.