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…

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…

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…

FG Meets With Vice-chancellors, Pro Chancellors, Others Over Unending ASUU Strike.

FG Meets With Vice-chancellors, Pro Chancellors, Others Over Unending ASUU Strike.

The minister of Education Hon. Adamu Adamu has conveyed a meeting between the Federal Government and the Pro Chancellors, Vice-chancellors and other stakeholders in the university education system. The meeting which started at about 11 am at the Prof. Idris Auditorium, NUC Secretariat, Abuja had in present major stakeholders within the university administration circle and…

ASUU Declares Comprehensive Indefinite Strike Says No Going Back.
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ASUU Declares Comprehensive Indefinite Strike Says No Going Back.

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU has declared the rollover of the ongoing industrial action into an indefinite strike thereby shattering the hopes of students and parents about the resumption of university students back to school. This was confirmed after a press statement signed by the national president of the association, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke…

Don’t Pay ASUU for this strike Period Use it For Revitalisation of Universities, Students Urge Federal Government.
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Don’t Pay ASUU for this strike Period Use it For Revitalisation of Universities, Students Urge Federal Government.

Students affected by the long-standing ASUU strike have called on the Federal Government not to pay the striking lecturers for the months they have stayed out of classes stating that it’s an act of greediness for the striking lecturers to seek payment for the months that they have been out of classes. Recall that the…

We Are Not Backing Down On This Strike Until The Government Meets Our Demands- ASUU President
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We Are Not Backing Down On This Strike Until The Government Meets Our Demands- ASUU President

The National President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke has made the stand of the association known to the general public by stating the union will not relent on her struggle unless the government meets her demands. Prof Osodeke made this known while granting an interview in a panel session…

Strike Gets Another Extension As NEC Says Government is Not Sincere.
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Strike Gets Another Extension As NEC Says Government is Not Sincere.

The industrial action embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU gets another 4 Weeks extension after the NEC decided not to suspend the ongoing strike action after its meeting in Abuja. The meeting which was believed to serve as an opportunity to brief It’s a national executive body on the progress made…