Respite for students as varsities’ non-teaching staff suspend strike
Members of the Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU) yesterday suspended the three months strike action embarked upon to protest the non-payment of their earned allowances and other sundry issues. The workers, under the umbrella of the Joint Action Committee (JAC) said they suspended the industrial action following the agreement reached with the Federal Government after…
SSANU, NASU, NAAT suspend strike
The non-academic staff unions in Nigerian universities Wednesday called off their three-month-old strike.
Varsity workers demand full implementation of 2009 agreement
The Joint Action Committee (JAC) of the non-teaching staff of Nigerian universities has urged the Federal Government to ensure full implementation of the 2009 agreement. Chairman, JAC, Mr. Samson Ugwoke, said this at a mega protest organised by the unions to express their grievances yesterday in Abuja. The unions operating under JAC comprise Non-Academic Staff…
Muslim students flay government, seek end to NASU’s nationwide strike
The Muslim Students’ Society of Nigeria has expressed displeasure over the silence of the Federal Government on the ongoing nationwide strike embarked upon by non-academic workers of universities in Nigeria.
How to end varsities’ non-teaching staff strike
In this report, Head, Education Desk, IYABO LAWAL writes that the key to ending the strike embarked upon by universities’ non-teaching staff unions lies in the willingness and readiness of the federal government to keep its promises and honour agreements reached with the non-academic groups. They shook one another’s hands with their faces beaming with…
The non-academic staff strike in universities
All three non-academic staff unions – Non-academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU), Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), and National Association...
Striking NASU leaders protest arrest of members in UNILAG
The national leadership of NASU had embarked on strike over non-payment of earned allowances. The aggrieved workers who accused government of insensitivity had moved to disrupt the forthcoming convocation of the institution billed to commence on Monday.
SSANU, NASU, NAAT accuse UNN of threat to members
Three non-academic workers union at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka have accused the institute of threatening them with thugs.
NASU, others protest at National Assembly over unpaid N9b arrears
The three unions in the 67 research and allied institutions in the country would stage a mass protest at the National Assembly today, Tuesday, over their unpaid N9billion by the Federal Government.
Workers protest against non-implementation of agreement
Workers of the research institute at the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) Ile-Ife yesterday protested against the non-implementation of their agreement with the Federal Government. The Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU) at the National Centre for Technology Management (NACETEM) and the Prototype Engineering Development Institute (PEDI), carried out the protest. The branch Chairman of Prototype Engineering Development…