The Federal Government has cautioned the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) over disobeying the order of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria (NICN) to call off its ongoing strike.
The leadership of National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) in the Southwest, yesterday, disrupted vehicular movement along the busy Lagos-Ibadan expressway, while protesting the seven-month strike by members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).
In a move to end the seven months closure of public varsities in the country, the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, yesterday, said government could only afford 23.5 per cent salary increase for lecturers, while a 35 per cent increment will be enjoyed by professors...
There were indications, yesterday, that the insistence by members of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to be paid for the six months that the strike has lasted was affecting negotiations between the two feuding parties in apparent allusion to the Federal Government’s ‘no-work-no-pay’ policy.
Recently at a forum on the challenges of underdevelopment in Nigeria, I have canvassed that a key constraint to the development of Nigeria, is a crisis in the capacity for defining things, and crisis in the capacity for logic.
That public institutions of higher learning have been shut down in the last five months is not only disheartening, it connotes a clear demonstration that public tertiary education in this country is treated with utmost disregard.
Lecturers in colleges of education across the country under the aegis of Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union (COEASU) have accused the Federal Government of insensitivity, saying successive government over the years had neglected issues affecting the union and school despite many entreaties.
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Abuja zone says there will be no resumption in public universities until renegotiated 2009 agreement is signed, implemented and the University Transparency and Accountability Solution (UTAS) deployed. The ASUU Zonal Coordinator, Dr Salawu Muhammed Lawal, made this known during a press conference at the University of Abuja in Gwagwalada on Monday.…
The Network of Advocates for Digital Reporting (NADIR) has reprimanded the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) over the University Transparency and Accountability Solution (UTAS).
The Federal Government says it is still waiting for the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to upgrade and return to it the Universities Transparency Accountability Solution (UTAS), which was said to have failed the integrity test.
16 Dec 2021
Another strike in the nation’s higher institutions of learning may be in the offing as the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) is set to meet on Saturday, December 18, 2021, to deliberate on the matter.
14 Dec 2021
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has urged the Federal Government to adopt the Transparency and Accountability Solution (UTAS) platform for the payment of their salaries and other entitlements.