Northern students give FG, ASUU seven-day ultimatum to resolve crisis
The Coalition of Northern Students has issued seven days ultimatum to the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and Federal Government to resolve the lingering industrial action or risk unsavoury consequences.
Folly vs common sense
In the long-drawn battle of wits between the Federal Government and the striking members of the Academic Staff Union of the Universities, ASUU, this column cannot afford to sit on the fence any longer.
FG agrees to pay ASUU salaries without IPPIS
The Federal Government has agreed to pay the salaries of members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) using a different mode of payment other than the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS)
We are unhappy seeing our children idle, says ASUU
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), yesterday, expressed concern over the continued closure of universities, saying it is traumatic seeing their children idle for over eight months.
Law students drag ASUU to court over strike, demand N10bn compensation
Law Students Association of Nigeria has dragged the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), before the Federal High Court Abuja, challenging what it described as the incessant strikes of the union. In the suit which was filed at the court on Friday, the association is seeking an order to compel ASUU to return to the…
Government moves to break ASUU’s ranks, may ratify new union in four weeks
There are indications that the Federal Government may approve a new union in its bid to break the ranks of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) in the eight-month-old strike.
ASUU disowns notice of resumption on Twitter
Dr John Edor, the Chairman of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Calabar (UniCal) branch, has debunked rumours that the union has called off its eight months old strike.
We created alternative platform because IPPIS is not working, says SSANU
National Vice Chairman, Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), Abdussobor Salaam, in this interview with IYABO LAWAL speaks on why the union is opposed to IPPIS, the creation of an alternative payment platform for members, and why the Federal Government should honour the agreement reached with the union to guarantee peace in the institutions.…
‘FG deploying hunger on ASUU members to enroll in IPPIS platform’
BENIN Zone of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), yesterday, said the Federal Government was using hunger to compel its members to enroll in the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS).
ASUU strike won’t affect JAMB’s 2020/2021 admission process, says official
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has assured that the ongoing strike action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) would not affect this year’s admission process.