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Reactions Trail Suspension of Strike by ASUU

Some students and business operators at the University of Ibadan have reacted to the eight monthly strikes suspended by the University striking lecturers. A Master Student of Microbiology, Ridwan Adeagbo, 500 Level Student of Crop Protection and Environmental Biology, Dorcas Kayode and a 600 Level student of Veterinary Medicine, Joshua Akinniyi said the strike should […]Continue Reading

COEASU Extends Strike

Lecturers in the Nigerian colleges of education have extended their ongoing strike by three weeks. The lecturers, under the aegis of Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union, COEASU, blamed their decision on the failure of the Federal Government to embrace the union’s preference for the University Transparency Accountability System, UTAS and the failure of the […]Continue Reading

ASUU Will Call Off Strike Soon- Ngige

The Federal Government says, the ongoing strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities would soon be called off. This was as it said there are no plans to establish an alternative payment platform for all the labour unions in tertiary institutions. Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, disclosed this while fielding questions […]Continue Reading

ASUP Suspends Strike

Lecturers in public polytechnics across the country will resume on May 30, 2022, following a directive from the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics. The union had, on May 16, 2022, commenced a two-week warning strike over the failure of the government to meet some lingering demands. Some of the demands which the union listed had […]Continue Reading

Address ASUU’s Grievances, NLC Tells FG

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has called on the Federal Government to address issues that necessitated the ongoing strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities(ASUU) and other unions in tertiary institutions. President of NLC, Ayuba Wabba, made the call when he addressed newsmen shortly before going into a closed door meeting of the Congress’s […]Continue Reading

ASUU Strike: Agree with Unions- NLC tells FG 

The Nigeria Labour Congress NLC, has urged the Federal Government to respect the Collective Bargaining Agreements entered into with the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, and other unions in the tertiary institutions in the country. The NLC President, Mr Ayuba Wabba, made the call in Abuja. According to him, millions of Nigerian university students, […]Continue Reading

Strike: FG/ASUU Meeting Adjourned

The conciliatory meeting between the Federal Government and Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU summoned to end the ongoing strike by the union has adjourned to reconvened next week Monday. Addressing newsmen at the end of the eight hours meeting in Abuja, the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige said the meeting had […]Continue Reading

Resident Doctors in Osun Ignore Strike

Despite the declaration of the Nigeria Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, to begin an indefinite strike today, normal activities have continued at public hospitals in Ilesa. Radio Nigeria visited the Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital, Wesley Guild and Osun State Hospital Management Board, Ilaje, Ilesa reports that doctors and other health officers were Continue Reading

UCH Doctors Call off Two Month Old Strike

The Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors NARD, University College Hospital, UCH Chapter have called off its two months old strike action. Speaking through the hospital’s Public Relations Officer Mr Toye Akinrinlola a substantial part of their demands had been met. Mr Akinrinlola noted that salaries had been paid by the federal Government which necessitated their Continue Reading

PASAN In Osun Resume After Two-Month Strike

The Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria, PASAN, Osun State chapter have resumed after the suspension of the over two months strike.Speaking on the resumption, the Osun State Chairman of PASAN, Comrade Adekunle Adesina said the staff suspended the strike to allow the Lawmakers to complete legislation on the Fund Management Bill , passed and assented […]Continue Reading