Gbajabiamila Raises Hope for Resumption as He Promises To Meet Buhari on ASUU’s Behalf Very Soon.
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Gbajabiamila Raises Hope for Resumption as He Promises To Meet Buhari on ASUU’s Behalf Very Soon.

The Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila had promised the striking lecturers of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU that he’ll table their matter before the Presidency in the coming days. This was after the meeting that was held today at the state House between the leadership of the House…

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…

ASUU Files For Appeal Over Court Ruling on 14 Grounds , Contracts Femi Falana.
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ASUU Files For Appeal Over Court Ruling on 14 Grounds , Contracts Femi Falana.

The Academic Staff Union of Universities have filed an appeal against the court’s ruling that ordered the striking lecturers back to class. Justice Polycarp Hamman had earlier given a court order directing the striking lecturers back to class while negotiations between ASUU and the Federal Government continue. In reaction to this verdict delivered by the…

We are not Moved By the Court Order, We have a right to appeal -ASUU
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We are not Moved By the Court Order, We have a right to appeal -ASUU

The National President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU has stated that the union is not moved by the court order from the industrial court and would be filing for a stay of execution on the order that mandated the lecturers to return to class. Professor Emmanuel Osodeke made this comment while he…

Call Off The Strike NOW, Court Orders ASUU.
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Call Off The Strike NOW, Court Orders ASUU.

The National Industrial Court of Nigeria (NICN) has ordered the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to suspend its seven months old strike. The order followed the granting of an injunction sought by the counsel to the federal government. The federal government’s counsel, James Igwe, had applied for an interlocutory injunction to restrain ASUU from…

NANS Set To Hold Nationwide Protest, Release Protest Schedule.
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NANS Set To Hold Nationwide Protest, Release Protest Schedule.

The leadership of the National Association of Nigerian Student have released a protest schedule from the office of the National President, Usman Umar Barambu. The protest is in line with the demands of the students for ASUU and the Federal Government to reach an agreement and ensure the students return to class after more than…

1 Trillion Can’t Solve Our Problem Again, We Need nothing Less than 5 Trillion – ASUU Chairman.
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1 Trillion Can’t Solve Our Problem Again, We Need nothing Less than 5 Trillion – ASUU Chairman.

The long-standing issue between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU seems not to be having any headway anytime soon as the Ebonyi State Chairman of the association,Ikechukwu Igwenyi has stated that the 1 Trillion Naira demands of ASUU is not enough to meet the demands of the striking lecturers. Speaking…

After 6 Months UI NASU Goes On Strike Again.
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After 6 Months UI NASU Goes On Strike Again.

Just a few weeks after the national body of the Non-Academic Staff Union of Education and Associated Institution, NASU suspended its national strike, and the University of Ibadan chapter embarked on its internal strike. This was confirmed by the President of the Students’ Union, Adewole Adeyinka Mascot when He urged students still in the halls…

UI Student, Others Sue Buhari Over Prolonged ASUU Strike.

UI Student, Others Sue Buhari Over Prolonged ASUU Strike.

A University of Ibadan student Imam Naziru and other undergraduate students from other universities in conjunction with the Socio-economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) have sued the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Mohammadu Buhari and two others over the prolonged ASUU strike, stating that the refusal of the federal government to meet ASUU’s…