Human rights activist and senior lawyer, Femi Falana, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to submit a supplementary budget for the appropriation of the sum of N200 billion required to revamp federal universities across the country.According to Mr Falana, this will go a long way in ending the months-long strike of the Academic Staff Union of… Continue reading BUHARI ‘SHOULD URGENTLY’ APPROVE N200bn FOR ASUU TO END STRIKE – FALANA
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has filed a lawsuit against Edo State governor, Godwin Obaseki, for suspending all union activities across state-owned higher institutions. Recall that Edo state government had also directed the management of the institution to implement a “no-work-no-pay policy,” declare vacant and advertise the position of any staff member that refuses… Continue reading ASUU SUES GOVERNOR OBASEKI OVER SUSPENSION OF UNION ACTIVITIES.
The Federal Government has said it would spend about N34 billion on the ongoing payment of minimum wage consequential adjustments to education sector workers with effect from 2019.According to a statement by the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment, the beneficiaries include the members of the striking Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and their… Continue reading ASUU, POLYTECHNIC LECTURERS, OTHERS TO GET N34B MINIMUM WAGE ADJUSTMENT ARREARS – FG
The Federal Government on Thursday in Abuja said that it would address the basic demands of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) next week.The Minister of Finance, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, disclosed this at a tripartite meeting organised by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila, the government and the union.DCO Global… Continue reading STRIKE: FG PROMISES TO ADDRESS ASUU’s BASIC DEMAND WITHIN 7 DAYS
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has given the Federal Government a three-week ultimatum to meet its demands contained in the Memorandum of Action (MoA), signed by both parties on December 23, 2020. Failure to comply, it said, ASUU could resort to industrial action. DCO Global NewsPublished on November 15, 2021By Odoh Dominic Chukwuemeka… Continue reading ASUU GIVES FG THREE WEEKS TO MEET DEMANDS