ASUU Declares One-Month Warning Strike
Written by COMFORT 95.1FM on February 14, 2022
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has declared a one-month warning strike.
President of the union, Emmanuel Osodeke, announced this at a press conference on Monday after a two-day meeting of the union’s National Executive Council (NEC). According to him, the industrial action, which begins immediately, is “comprehensive and total”.
“We don’t like to see our students at home. We don’t want our academic calendars disrupted but our demands are not met,” he said
Some of the lecturer’s demands include the revitalisation of public universities, earned allowance, improved funding of state universities, and promotion arrears.
Others are the replacement of the Integrated Personnel Payroll Information System (IPPIS) with its own University Transparency and Accountability Solution.
(UTAS) in the payment of emoluments to its member.