Tag: ASUU

Shehu Sani Reacts As ASUU Decides To Support INEC Despite Being On Strike

The Senator representing Kaduna Central in the National Assembly, Shehu Sani has reacted on the decision taken by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, to participate in the forthcoming general election, despite being on strike. Senator Shehu Sani on Twitter, described the decision of ASUU as commendable, adding that it was a “sacrifice and […]

FG Plans To Increase School Fees To N350,000 In Federal Universities – ASUU

It has been reported that the Federal Government was making plans to increase the school fees in Federal Universities to Three Hundred and Fifty Thousand Naira (N350,000). This was disclosed by the zonal coordinator of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, Ibadan Zone, Dr. Ade Adejumo while addressing members of the Correspondents Chapel in Ibadan. […]

House Of Reps Probe N23bn Disbursement To ASUU

House Of Reps Probe N23bn Disbursement To ASUU

The House of Representatives on Monday commenced investigation into the disbursement of N23 billion released by the Federal Government to the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). Chairman, Committee on Tertiary Education of the House, Rep. Suleiman Aminu, requested for the breakdown of the disbursement. He said that the ASUU strike also affected polytechnics and […]

ASUU Releases Press Statement On EKSU Strike

ASUU Releases Press Statement On EKSU Strike

Following strike action declared by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) about two weeks ago over the non-implementation and demands of the Government, Academic activities have been grounded at Ekiti State University, among others, resulting to students traveling back home after some weeks of resumption while students and parents are left unhappy with the […]

Strike: NASU vows not to resume work

Strike: NASU vows not to resume work

Strike: NASU vows not to resume work The Joint Action Committee, JAC, of the three non-teaching staff unions in the universities, comprising NASU, Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, SSANU and National Association of Academic Technologists, NAAT, had embarked on strike last December over non-payment of Earned Allowances, among other things. Speaking, yesterday, in Abuja, […]

Strike: NANS appeals to FG to dialogue with NASU over demands

Strike: NANS appeals to FG to dialogue with NASU over demands

Strike: NANS appeals to FG to dialogue with NASU over demands Members of Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions, NASU, at a recent rally in Lagos. The NANS Public Relations Officer, Mr Bestman Okereafor, made the appeal in a statement and made available on Tuesday in Enugu. “We are appealing that the Federal […]

NASU; Striking Non-Teaching Workers Cripple Activities In Nigeria Varsities

NASU; Striking Non-Teaching Workers Cripple Activities In Nigeria Varsities There is an indication that the ongoing strike by members of the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities , Non – Academic Staff Union and National Association of Academic Technologists nationwide may have paralysed administrative and, to a large extent, academic activities at the Obafemi Awolowo […]

ASUU And Its Worrisome Contributions To The Collapse Of Nigerian Educational Sector

ASUU and Its Worrisome Contributions To The Collapse of The Nigerian Educational Sector. Gone are those days when the Academic Staff Union of Universities used to be a platform to push for development in the educational sector. The days of sincere unionism, driven public interest and principled leadership have now made way for cheap blackmail, […]

ASUU, NASU Must Be Regulated For University System To Work – Former AAUA VC, Adekunle Mimiko

ASUU, NASU Must Be Regulated For University System To Work – Former AAUA VC, Adekunle Mimiko. A former Vice Chancellor, Adekunle Ajasin University Akungba (AAUA) Professor Nahzeem Olufemi Mimiko has recommended the regulation of workers’ unions in Universities. Mimiko stated this while delivering a keynote address at a seminar organised by Ibadan School of Government […]

ASUU Denies Going On Solidarity Strike Over Anthony Elujoba

ASUU Denies Going On Solidarity Strike Over Anthony Elujoba. The Obafemi Awolowo University chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has denied reports of a planned solidarity strike in support of a former acting Vice Chancellor of the institution, Anthony Elujoba. There were rumours that ASUU had concluded on a two-day solidarity strike, […]