The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has announced an extension of its ongoing more than five-month-old strike by another four weeks. The union made the announcement in a statement issued on Monday and signed by its National President, Emmanuel Osodeke, citing the failure of the Nigerian government to fulfill its promises and heed the call. Signed […]

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has extended the ongoing strike by twelve weeks, the president of the union, Prof Emmanuel Osodeke said on Monday. In a statement he issued after an emergency National Executive Committee meeting of the association at the University of Abuja on Sunday, the ASUU president said the decision was […]

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 […]

Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, University of Uyo Chapter says the union’s current agitations are for the revitalization of public universities in the country. The ASUU Chairperson, Dr. Happiness Uduk stated this in an interview with Comfort FM reporter, Samuel Akpabio after the union’s congress held  at the university’s campus.  She said the exercise […]

Members of the National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, are threatening to embark on a mass protest if the Academic Staff Union of Universities resumes its just suspended strike. NANS President, Sunday Asefon, stated this during an interview with newsmen today. Asefon condemned the conditional clause attached to the suspension of industrial action by ASUU. […]

Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, is insisting that its members will not return to the classroom on empty stomachs. The Union wants its payment system, the University Transparency and Accountability Solution, adopted, as an alternative to the Federal Government’s Integrated Personal Payroll Information System, IPPIS. Coordinator, ASUU Calabar Zone, Dr Aniekan Brown, who stated […]

Academic Staff Union of Universities has threatened to sanction lecturers in Rivers State-owned universities if they resume lectures. ASUU National President, Abiodun Ogunyemi, stated this in Port Harcourt, while reacting to the directive of the Rivers State Government that tertiary institutions, secondary and vocational schools should reopen Monday, October 5. Ogunyemi said ASUU had not […]

Instead of the proposed Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System, the Academic Staff Union of Universities says it wants to adopt the University Transparency and Accountability Solution. ASUU President, Professor Biodun Ogunyemi who brought this to the fore expressed the readiness of the Union to dialogue with the federal government on how to resolve the […]

Academic Staff Union of Universities is planning to boycott registration into the Integrated Personnel Payroll and Information System announced by the Federal Government to begin next week. ASUU’s National President, Biodun Ogunyemi, made this known while reacting to an advertorial by the Accountant General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris, which state that the university tutors […]

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