JUST IN: Court Restrains Edo NUT From Embarking On Strike Action

The Edo State Chapter of the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) has been restrained by the National Industrial Court sitting at the Benin Judicial Division, from proceeding on any strike action in the State Primary schools. Hon. Justice A. A. Adewemimo, gave the order on Monday, February 1, after listening to submissions put forward by […]

COVID-19: Stop Relying On Imported Vaccines, ASUU Warns FG

By Seun Adeuyi The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has warned the federal government to stop relying on imported coronavirus vaccines. NAN quoted Dipo Akomolafe, ASUU Chairman, Olusegun Agagu University of Science and Technology (OAUSTECH) to have gave the warning on Friday. The body advised the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to encourage universities and […]

LASU Appoints Damola Oke Acting VC

By Onwuka Gerald The Senate tenement of the Lagos State University (LASU) has appointed Oyedamola Oke as the acting vice-chancellor of the school. Oke was appointed at the emergency senate meeting that was held on Monday. Oke with the appointment, will now directly succeed Prof. Olanrewaju Fagbohun whose five-year tenure ended on January 11, 2021. […]

COVID-19: We Will Review January 18 School Resumption Date – FG

By Onwuka Gerald Following the surge in COVID-19 cases in past weeks, the Federal Government has on Monday said it would review the January 18 earlier fixed for resumption of schools across the nation. The government attributed the decision to the second wave of COVID-19 currently spreading rapidly all over the country. Minister of Education, […]

IPPIS: University Workers To Stage Protest Tuesday

By Onwuka Gerald University workers under the buffer of the Joint Action Committee, (JAC) of the Non-Academic Staff Union, (NASU) as well as the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, (SSANU) are set to commence a 3-day national protest on Tuesday against government’s negligence over some issues, including the much disputed Integrated Personnel and Payroll […]

Sanwo-Olu Terminates LASU VC Appointment process

By Onwuka Gerald The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has terminated the ongoing process organized for the appointment of a substantive ninth Vice-Chancellor of the Lagos State University (LASU). Sanwo-Olu further ordered that a fresh process that would terminate in 45 days should begin immediately. This revelation was contained in a statement tagged, ‘Sanwo-Olu cancels […]