Academic Staff Union Of Universities – ASUU

ASUU Declared No Surrender Until FG Responds To Their Demand

ASUU Declared No Surrender Until FG Responds To Their Demand. The chairman of University of Calabar, Academic Staff Union Of Universities (ASUU), Tony Eyang has declared that the union will not surrender until the government responds to the demands of the union. Eyang told Vanguard on Thursday in Calabar that the stand was for the […]

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FG owing Lecturers N619bn – ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has said the Federal Government owes lecturers N124bn as earned academic allowances from 2013 to 2016, aside another N495bn that had also accumulated as arrears. Members of the Calabar zone of ASUU, at a press conference in Calabar, said the situation was already affecting the running of universities, […]

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ASUU Slam FG Over Failure To Release N1.3trn

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has condemned the Federal Government’s over the failure to release the sum of N1.3tr meant for the revitalisation of the nation’s universities. Chairman of the University of Ibadan chapter of the union, Prof. Segun Ajiboye, who made the disclosure in Ibadan during the University of Ibadan 63rd Post-Graduate School […]

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Why Universities Fail To Access #TETFund—ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has said many universities in the country have failed to access the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) because the conditions set by government were too intricate to meet. National President of the union Dr. Nasir Isa Fagge said this in Abuja while addressing newsmen. “It was made mandatory […]

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ASUU strike: Lecturers want to continue

The Academic Staff Union of Universities’ attempt to call off its lingering strike still remains contentious as lecturers of the University of Jos have insisted that the ongoing strike continues. Chairman of the chapter, Dr. David Jankam who made this known yesterday while speaking with newsmen in the state said its members have not see […]

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ASUU Strike: All Chapters To Meet Today For Call-Off Decisions

ALL branches of Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, will hold their congresses today to brief members on President Goodluck Jonathan’s offer. Nigeria public Universities have been closed down over four months as a result of the Federal Government’s inability to implement the agreement it entered into in 2010 with lecturers. There have been a […]

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What Next As Jonathan, ASUU Meeting Fails to End Strike?

In this report, GEORGE AGBA examines failed attempts by the federal government to call off the prolonged strike action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU); he argues that with the last attempt on Monday by President Goodluck Jonathan himself almost crashing, there seems to be no end in sight for the four months […]

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ASUU Under Pressure To End Strike

Following last Monday’s meeting between President Goodluck Jonathan and the Academic Union of Universities (ASUU), the later has come under mounting pressure to call off its four-month-old strike. The federal government had promised to inject N1.1 trillion into public varsities in the next five years. A zonal chairman of the union who spoke on condition […]

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