In a country where education plays a central role in the political, socio-economic milieu, it is only natural, even proper that debates thrive, as it is doing in Nigeria, about the cost of education vis-à-vis educational opportunities to the average citizen.
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has directed its members to join the nationwide strike called by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC).
Authorities of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, have made a downward readjustment of sundry charges payable by students of the institution.
The President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Prof Emmanuel Osodeke, has warned that about 50% of Nigerian university students may drop out of school within the next two years if the Nigerian government fails to stop the continuous fee hike in universities.
President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Prof Emmanuel Osodeke, has said the Federal Government cannot completely stop funding universities.
As the nation awaits the appointment of the 47th Minister of Education, stakeholders have called on the new helmsman to declare an emergency in the sector in order to address the various challenges confronting the sector.
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has re-elected Emmanuel Osodeke as its national president for another two-year term.
The National President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Prof Emmanuel Osodeke has urged Nigerians to vote for leaders that would prioritise education in Nigeria and not those that treat it with disdain.