Ondo State varsity unions begin indefinite strike
The striking unions include the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), the National Association of Academic Technologists (NAAT) and the Non Academic Staff Union and Associated Institutions (NASU).
NASU, SSANU UniAbuja begin one-week warning strike
Mr Yakubu Simon, the Chairman, Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU), University of Abuja chapter, told newsmen in Gwagwalada, FCT, that the strike began after series of meetings with members of the union.
FUNAAB threatens to sack striking NASU workers
The Governing Council of the Federal University of Agriculture Abeokuta (FUNAAB) has ordered the institution’s striking workers to resume work today (Monday) or risk being sacked.
NASU calls for special courts to try corrupt persons
The Non-Academic Staff Union of educational associated institutions (NASU) has called on the Federal Government to establish special courts in the country to trial corrupt persons.
LAUTECH lecturers begin strike over five-month pay, others
Citing non-payment of their arrears by owner-state governments of Oyo and Osun, lecturers of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomosho yesterday began an indefinite strike to register their pleasure.
ERC wants govt to allocate 26 per cent of annual budget for education
The calls for increased budgetary allocation to the education sector, seems unending, as Education Rights Campaign (ERC) has also joined the fray.
NASU decries non-functional housing fund, state of economy
The General Secretary of the union, Peters Adeyemi, said in Abuja that the neglect of the agriculture sector and mining has contributed immensely to the downward movement of the Nigerian economy.
Dirty water and the Jonathan manuscript
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