Posts Tagged ‘ASUU’

BREAKING: ASUU Set To Call Off Strike

By Idowu Maryam  The Academic Staff Union of Universities  (ASUU) has agreed to call of it’s industrial action which paused academic activities in  public universities nationwide for about eight months. The union leadership reached the agreement during a meeting with  the Minister of Labour and Employment,  Dr Chris Ngige, in Abuja, on Friday. The government […]

Strike: ASUU Calls For Ban Of Public Office Holders’ Children From Studying Abroad

By Onwuka Gerald The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has called for the ban of public office holders children from studying in Tertiary institutions abroad. This was disclosed in a statement signed by Prof. Olu Olu Olufayo, ASUU Akure Zonal Coordinator and Dr. Olayinka Awopetu, Chairman FUTA ASUU Chapter on Sunday. According to the […]

Strike: ASUU Have Not Been Exempted From IPPIS, Says FG

By Onwuka Gerald The Federal Government has disprove report it exempted the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) from the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System, (IPPIS). The revelation was made by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige. According to him The government held no meeting that finalized that ASUU would be […]

ASUU: FG Takes Decision On IPPIS… Shehu Sani Begs Lecturers To End Strike

By Seun Adeuyi Ex-Lawmaker Shehu Sani, has urged the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), to call off the industrial action. The former Kaduna Central Senator was reacting to the latest decision reached by the Federal Government in a bid to pacify ASUU. The government, in an effort to end the seven months strike had […]

ASUU: FG Considers Registation of CONUA AS Parallel Group

Idowu Maryam  As the disagreement between the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and The Federal Government continued to linger, Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige has directed a ministerial committee to review an earlier application of Congress of University Academics (CONUA) and report back within four weeks, CONUA is a group of university […]

STRIKE: FG To Resume Negotiations With ASUU on Friday

By Adejumo Enock The Academic Staff Union of Universities and Federal Government will resume meeting on Friday. This was disclosed on Wednesday Night by The Ministry of Labour and Employment.The sitting will resolve issues ranging from contentious payment platform preferred by the union and every other pending issues. ASUU is against the Integrated Personnel and […]