“We are going to welcome the incoming VC with strike. We are on strike presently. The outgoing vice chancellor and his administration have done nothing to embrace peace. As the head of the institution, the VC is not doing anything to make sure there is peace. He is not interested. What we are saying is that since he has a plan to hand over a fractured, factionised system and heated environment to the incoming vice chancellor, we are going to welcome the new VC with strike. We are on strike and the case is before the court of law. We are not restrained by any court and it is not a threat. It is a reality. We are locking up all the places.”
Pandemonium broke in the early hours on Monday in the Lagos State University, Ojo Campus, when members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, and the Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities, NASU, barred the Vice-Chancellor of the institution, Prof Olanrewaju Fagboun and students from gaining access to premises.
The Non-Academic Staff of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU) and Senior
The Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU) has lamented the short-payment of its members since February by the Federal Government through the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS).
SSANU/NASU leaders affirmed today Monday 24 February 2020 that the strike still continues.
The leadership of SSANU and NASU declared that the strike continues.
We saw this last Friday; didn’t think we were going to see it this Monday morning again, but it seems the NASU people are……