FG Makes U-turn on Universities Reopening after ASUU says Strike Continues.
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FG Makes U-turn on Universities Reopening after ASUU says Strike Continues.

The Federal Government, through the National Universities Commission, Monday afternoon, withdrew its circular which ordered vice-chancellors, pro-chancellors and governing councils to re-open federal universities, The PUNCH reports. The PUNCH had exclusively reported earlier that a circular tagged NUC/ES/138/Vol.64/135 was addressed to all vice-chancellors; pro-chancellors and chairmen of governing councils of federal universities ordering them to…

Federal Government Orders VCs To Reopen Universities With Immediate Effect
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Federal Government Orders VCs To Reopen Universities With Immediate Effect

The Federal Government through the National Universities Commission has ordered vice-chancellors to re-open schools and allow students resume lectures. This was made known in a letter signed by the Director, Finance and Accounts of the NUC, Sam Onazi, on behalf of the Executive Secretary of the commission, Professor Abubakar Rasheed. The letter which was made…

Despite 6 Months of Strike, UI  Rated as Best University In Nigeria Again, Stirs Reactions.
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Despite 6 Months of Strike, UI Rated as Best University In Nigeria Again, Stirs Reactions.

Times Higher Education, a renowned British magazine known specifically for news and issues related to higher education has ranked the University of Ibadan as the best university in Nigeria in 2022. Despite being out of class or academic activities, the premier university was ranked the best amongst other universities in Nigeria and amongst the first…

2 Years is not Too Much To Sacrifice, ASUU President Tells Students
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2 Years is not Too Much To Sacrifice, ASUU President Tells Students

The Academic Staff Union of Universities National President, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke has said the struggle of the association is not a short-term struggle but a long-term one that is focused on reviving the tertiary institutions for the benefit of the current students and even generations yet unborn. He made this comment earlier when he enjoined…

NLC Holds Nationwide Protest, Call For Speedy Resolution to Lingering ASUU Strike.
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NLC Holds Nationwide Protest, Call For Speedy Resolution to Lingering ASUU Strike.

The Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC today embarked upon the first of her two days of a nationwide protest to express their displeasure toward the situation that surrounds the academic sector of Nigeria with regards to the ongoing ASUU strike. The trade union had earlier announced that it would embark upon 2 days of nationwide protest…

Come Out and Let’s Protest, UI’SU to Students
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Come Out and Let’s Protest, UI’SU to Students

The University of Ibadan Students’ Union has called upon students of the institution to come out in their numbers to participate in the planned protest of the NLC over the lingering ASUU strike that has kept students out of classes for over 5 months. This was contained in a special release made available to the…

NASU, SSANU Extends Strike by 8 Weeks Even as FG Promises to Return Students to Class Very Soon
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NASU, SSANU Extends Strike by 8 Weeks Even as FG Promises to Return Students to Class Very Soon

The Joint Action Committee of NASU and SAANU had extended the ongoing strike of their respective unions by additional 8 weeks. This was communicated in a communiqué released to the general public and signed by the General Secretary and Nation president of SSANU. The communique is coming after an initial 1-month extension on 23rd May…

Goodnews As ASUU Confirms They are in Talking Stages with FG, Says We Have Started Negotiations.
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Goodnews As ASUU Confirms They are in Talking Stages with FG, Says We Have Started Negotiations.

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, Joint Action Committee of the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities and the Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions have said the Prof Nimi Briggs Committee is in negotiation with the unions. Speaking in an interview with The PUNCH on Sunday, the ASUU’s National President, Prof Emmanuel…

Total Shutdown of Universities In Nigeria as NASU and SSANU Begins 2-Weeks Strike.
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Total Shutdown of Universities In Nigeria as NASU and SSANU Begins 2-Weeks Strike.

The academic woes of Nigeria and the Nigerian students is far from being over as NASU (Non-Academic Staff Union) and SSANU (Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities) commenced a 2-weeks warning strike. In a communique made available to the public titled COMMENCEMENT OF TWO WEEKS WARNING STRIKE, the associations stated the cause of the industrial…

NUGA UPDATES: Teams Continue to Arrive UNILAG as NUGA Games Enters Day 2
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NUGA UPDATES: Teams Continue to Arrive UNILAG as NUGA Games Enters Day 2

The 26th edition of the Nigerian University Games Association competition, NUGA’22 has entered day two. Participating teams have continued to troop into the Nation’s Pride university to participate in the inter universities sports commission. Even as athletes and their contingents continue to arrive, activities have taken shape in the games village as participants are undertaking…