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7 Feb
Members of recently Registered Congress of University Academics , CONUA of the Federal University, Lokoja Chapter, trooped out enmass to elect their Executive members at the Adankolo Campus of the university. At the end of the election, the following members emerged as the new leaders of the young union: Members elected to stir the affairs…
21 Jan
The registration of Congress of Nigerian University Academics (CONUA) and National Association of Medical and Dental Academics (NAMDA) has unsettled the labour movement.
19 Jan
The Federal Government may have succeeded in breaking the ranks of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) as it presented certificates of recognition to the Congress of Nigerian University Academics (CONUA) and the National Association of Medical and Dental Academics (NAMDA).
29 Dec
The education sector for most part of 2022 was faced with industrial disputes, which disrupted academic activities at the tertiary level.
8 Dec
The Congress of University Academics (CONUA) has expressed disappointment with the Federal Government for its refusal to pay withheld salaries of members.
12 Nov
With the insistence of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the Congress of University Academics (CONUA) that the Federal Government must pay the withheld salaries of their members, the two unions may soon close ranks against the government to push through their demand.
7 Nov
Disturbed by the discovery that the President Muhammadu Buhari administration and members of the Academic Staff Union of Staff Universities (ASUU) are again at loggerheads less than four weeks after the lecturers called
6 Nov
What and how else shall we write on ASUU-FG crisis since 2009 before the authorities in Nigeria can take the challenge of tertiary education very seriously? Who should we send to our President to remind him about his promise to declare an emergency on education since 2017? As the answers to the questions above continue…
8 Oct
The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja yesterday ordered members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to resume work with immediate effect.
5 Oct
After 234 days (33 weeks) of university shutdown owing to strike action, the Federal Government, yesterday, registered two new trade unions for workers in the university and teaching hospitals...
21 Jul 2022
The Congress of University Academics (CONUA) has dissociated itself from the ongoing strike in Nigerian universities.
17 May 2021
Ambrose Alli University (AAU) Ekpoma chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and Congress of University Academics (CONUA) have disagreed over Governor Godwin Obaseki...


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