Kogi PDP cautions governor against anti-labour actions
The party cautioned the governor against wielding same stick used on the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) chapter of the state-owned university at Anyigba.
Dropping the chalk, dropping the stethoscope
The strikes showed our poor capacity as a nation to hold or sustain continuity in the reins of leadership in our polity. It is also indicative of apathy to issues that concern the generality of the people.
Bello plans to proscribe NLC, TUC in Kogi, labour alleges
The plot, the unions said, would follow the pattern of the state government’s proscription of the Kogi State University (KSU) chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).
ASUU and the seasonal union shakedown
For ASUU, the deal comes with a pay bump, but crucially a deal which will serve as the basis for a future strike. And so, the cycle continues.
FG, ASUU resolve to set up committee to actualize 2009 agreement
Also, speaking, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, ASUU President, said that government and ASUU had reached an agreement on their demands with the Federal Government.
Is JAMB recipe for confusion in higher institutions?
In 2016, at a Policy Meeting on Admissions, the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, scrapped the Post-UTME, arguing that such exercise was not only unnecessary but placed heavy burden on students and their parents
Osinbajo takes over FG’s team in talks with ASUU
Briefing State House correspondents after the meeting, the Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige expressed the government’s regret over the prolonged strike which he said had paralysed academic activities in the nation’s universities.
ASUU Strike: FEC appoints Osinbajo as “chief negotiator’’
The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, confirmed this development while fielding questions from State House correspondents after the meeting of the FEC in Abuja on Wednesday.