Academic Staff Union of Universities
We’ll resist coercion in accepting IPPIS, ASUU vows
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has vowed to resist any further attempt by the Federal Government to force the enrolment of its members in the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS).
ASUU, students laud UNILAG VC on achievements after two years in office
ASUU has lauded Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, Vice-Chancellor, University of Lagos, for his innovation in academics and human capital development on his second anniversary in office
Government stops salaries of ASUU, others over IPPIS
The Federal Government yesterday made good its threat to stop the salaries of all its workers, especially members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), who are not featured on the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS).
Varsity students recount effects of strike on learning
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the Federal Government are always at loggerheads over issues of funding, allowances and better working condition among other demands.
Otuoke varsity lecturer alleges victimisation, laments indefinite postponement of suit at NIC
The National Industrial Court (NIC) sitting in Yenagoa has again postponed indefinitely the suit brought before it by a lecturer of the Federal University, Otuoke, Dr. Etumudon Asien, against the institution’s Vice Chancellor (VC), Seth Jaja, and two others.
Vice chancellors sponsoring crisis in ASUU, Ogunyemi alleges
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has accused some vice-chancellors of sponsoring crisis within the body for selfish motives. National President of the union, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, who spoke against the backdrop of plans..
Stop rewarding indicted VCs with appointments, ASUU tells Buhari
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has criticised President Muhammadu Buhari for allegedly compensating indicted persons, especially vice-chancellors with federal appointments.
Philanthropist lawyer, Kayode Ajulo, on the move again
Call light-skinned and cute looking cerebral legal practitioner, Dr. Kayode Ajulo, a child of destiny and you would sure not be mistaking, as it is evident his life has been so tailored. Growing under the care of a father who ran a bookshop and a seamstress mother, little Kayode was exposed to lot of great…
The gown goes to town in tatters as crisis deepens in UNILAG
Power, corruption, and conspiracy – the staples of the raging controversy rocking the University of Lagos (UNILAG) to its core. The crisis seems to have defied logic, compromise, and a conclusion. It may well take the intervention of the almighty presidency to bring a denouement to the matter...
ASUU flays attack on labour leaders over NSITF
Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has condemned the attack on labour leaders who were protesting on Wednesday against the non-inauguration of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) board at the Abuja residence of the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige. Thugs, who were reportedly loyal to the minister, pounced on members…
How not to send pupils back to school
At the end of the extraordinarily tumultuous weeks in Nigeria’s politics, one thing is at least clear: After all the elections hullabaloo, Nigeria remains one indivisible nation. All the fear of crisis was swept away by the euphoria of President Muhammadu Buhari’s four plus four victory. However, despite the tranquility, the ravaging economic hardship continues…