Academic activities resume at UI after ASUU strike
Students of University of Ibadan (UI) on Monday resumed academic activities after staying three months at home following suspension of national strike by Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).
ASUU-LASU splits, faction demands fresh election
The crisis rocking the Lagos State University (LASU) chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) worsened yesterday as some aggrieved members accused...
Questions for Buhari before election
With the current exchanges of verbal batons across political parties, there is no doubt that the 2019 general elections are presenting the nation a lot of melodramatic episodes.
ASUU Strike Suspension: LASU lecturers resume work
Lecturers at the Lagos State University (LASU) on Monday resumed work following the suspension of the over three-month-old strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that ASUU had on Thursday Feb. 7 suspended the indefinite strike it embarked upon since Nov. 4, 2018 to…
ASUU: FG begins disbursement of funds in April
The Academic Staff Union of Universities said the Nigerian government has promised to disburse the total sum of N25 billions to Universities by April. "ASUU will monitor the disbursement of fresh ₦25bn by the Federal Government to public universities, which is expected to start in April 2019," ASUU tweeted on Monday. "The disbursement of ₦25bn…
Remember Abacha and reject poverty
I had a relatively happy, middle class childhood. People complained about “country no good no more, country hard”, but for us, that was a world away...
Political Issues: The anglican voice - A word from Primate Nicholas Okoh
Insecurity Around The Country Without trying to overstress insecurity matters around the country, the Standing Committee wishes to remind the Federal Government that we have not forgotten Leah Sharibu, and never will, until she and others held captive by the Boko Haram Islamic sect are released unhurt to reunite with their families. Furthermore, the pockets…
Democracy, rising inflation and weaker economy
Over the past years, the country has witnessed varying degrees of weaknesses in the two variables, which have impacted negatively on the economic wellbeing of most Nigerians. The fear that these major financial and economic indicators may get worse in the years ahead and thus, erode further their already poor living standards, keeps a majority…
Relief over suspension of ASUU strike
Mixed reactions yesterday trailed the Thursday night suspension of the three-month- old strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), signaling the resumption of academic activities in public universities.
ASUU suspends strike
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) yesterday announced a conditional suspension of its nationwide strike.